The Windmill

The Little Stink Mill on the Bulwark known as the Passeerder

1641
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 233 only state; Hind 179

Dimensions

Platemark: 14.5 x 20.8cm (5 11/16 x 8 3/16in.) Sheet: 20.1 x 30.2 cm (7 15/16 x 11 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

P614

Medium or Technique

Etching with etched granular tone and burnishing

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

specific title: The Little Stink Mill on the Bulwark called the Passeerder

Inscription

Recto lower left in graphite pencil: D 225 / W 230 [These are the Daulby and Wilson numbers.]
Verso lower center stamped in red ink--mark of Sewall, Lugt 1309
Verso lower left in graphite pencil: Bf
Verso lower right in graphite pencil: £ 8 8 0

Signed

In plate lower right: Rembrandt f 1641

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund