Jan Cornelis Sylvius

1646
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 280 i; Hind 225 i

Dimensions

Platemark: 27.8 x 18.9 cm (10 15/16 x 7 7/16 in.) Sheet: 28.4 x 19.1 cm (11 3/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23.1017

Medium or Technique

Etching, drypoint, and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Signature of Sir. Edward Astley (1729-1802, Norfolk, Lugt 37)

Provenance

Probably Arthur Pond (b. about 1705 - d. 1758); Sir Edward Astley (b. 1729 - d. 1802), Norfolk; probably included in his sale, London, Langford, 27 March 1760 and following days; Heneage Finch, Fifth Earl of Aylesford (b. 1786 - 1859), London and Packington Hall, Warwickshire; probably included in his sale, London, Christie's, 17-18 July 1893; Francis Bullard (b. 1862 - 1913), Boston; to his sister Katherine Eliot Bullard (b. 1866 -1920), Boston; to their brother Dr. William Norton Bullard; given by him to MFA, April 1923.

Credit Line

Gift of William Norton Bullard