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Group of Farm Buildings

Artist:
Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)
Date:
ca. 1648–52
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, corrected with white gouache, on paper washed with brown
Dimensions:
sheet: 4 1/16 x 6 15/16 in. (10.3 x 17.6 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.936
Not on view
Inscription: Lower left in pencil: 107a

Marking: Verso: at lower left the collector's mark of Francis Seymour Haden (Lugt 1227).
Sir Francis Seymour Haden (British, London 1818–1910 Bramdean); his sale, Sotheby's, London, June 15–19, 1891, lot 590 as Rembrandt (£24 to Durand-Ruel); Galerie Durand-Ruel; H. O. Havemeyer; Donor: Louisine W. Havemeyer
Fogg Museum, Harvard Art Museums. "Rembrandt Drawings from American Collections," March 15, 1960–April 16, 1960.

Morgan Library & Museum. "Rembrandt Drawings from American Collections," April 27, 1960–May 29, 1960.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 29, 2002–January 26, 2003.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Rembrandt and His Circle: Drawings and Prints, A Selection in Honor of the Artist's 400th Birthday," July 10, 2006–October 15, 2006.

William Reinhold Valentiner "Rembrandt drawings in the Havemeyer Collection." in Metropolitan Museum Studies. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 3, New York, 1930-1931, fig. no. 7, p. 140, ill.

William M. Ivins Jr. The Unseen Rembrandt. 1942, fig. no. 37.

Walter Mehring European Drawings from the Collections of The Metropolitan Museum of Art: A Portfolio of Collotype Reproductions [Vol. 1: Italian Drawings; Vol. 2: Flemish, Dutch, German, Spanish, French, and British drawings; Vol. 3: "New Series": Italian, Flemish, Dutch, German, Spanish, French, and British drawings]. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 3 vols., New York, 1942–44, also N.S., no. 23., cat. no. 10 (vol.2), fig. no. 10, ill.

Otto Benesch The Drawings of Rembrandt: [a critical and chronological catalogue]. vols. 1-6, London, 1954-1957, cat. no. 1271, fig. no. 1498, p. 359, ill.

Otto Benesch (enlarged and edited by Eva Benesch) The Drawings of Rembrandt. Complete Edition in Six Volumes. vol. 2, London, 1973, cat. no. 1271, fig. no. 1575, p. 347, ill.



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