The Raising of Lazarus

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 072; Hind 198


15 x 11.5 cm (5 7/8 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Copper etching plate

Not On View






Nicolaes Visscher, Amsterdam;Claude-Henri Watelet, and sold at auction, 1786; purchased by Pierre Francois Basan, 1786; inherited by H. -L. Basan, owner until 1809-10; Acquired by Auguste Jean,1809-10; Inherited by the Veuve Auguste Jean, and sold at her death, 1846; purchased by Michel Bernard, 1846; Inherited by Michel Bernard (son of the above), and sold; purchased by M. Allvin-Beaumont, Paris, and sold, 1938; purchased by Robert Lee Humber, Greenville, N. C., 1938; inherited by the sons of Robert Lee Humber, 1970, on permanent loan to the North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, and sold, 1993; purchased by Arhold, Inc. (a member of the Artemis Group), Monte Carlo; from whom purchased (through Robert M. Light) by the MFA, 24 March 1993.

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund