The Sleeping Herdsman

about 1644
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 189 only state; Hind 207

Dimensions

Platemark: 7.9 x 5.8 cm (3 1/8 x 2 5/16 in.) Sheet: 8.3 x 6.3 cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P571

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Henry Danby Seymour (1820-1877, London and Trent, Lugt 176); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund