The Flight into Egypt (altered from Hercules Seghers)

Rembrandts changes, about 1653
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 056 iv; Hind 266 Münz 216 (1643/4), BB. 53-2, W.-B. 56 iv, G.56

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.2 x 28.4 cm (8 3/8 x 11 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

M26200

Medium or Technique

Etching, drypoint, and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This state characterized by deep chiascuro around the figures

Provenance

John Heywood Hawkins (about 1800-about 1870); P. & D. Colnaghi, Ltd., London; A. A. Hahlo & Co., New York; from whom purchased by MFA, June 1916.

Credit Line

Gift of the Visiting Committee