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Potiphar's Wife Accusing Joseph Before her Husband

Artist:
Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)
Date:
1620–69
Medium:
Pen and ink, brush and wash. Framing line in pen & brown ink.
Dimensions:
sheet: 7 7/16 x 8 7/16 in. (18.9 x 21.5 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. F. H. Hirschland, 1953
Accession Number:
53.203
Not on view
Grand Duke of Oldenburg (Germany); Grossherzogliches Museum, Oldenburg; Donor: Franz H. Hirschland
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.

Emil Waldmann Eine Rembrandt-Zeichnung im Kupferstichkabinett zu Oldenburg in Monatshefte für Kunstwissenschaft. vol. 1, 1903, pp. 436-7, ill.

William Reinhold Valentiner Rembrandt, Des Meisters Handzeichnungen. vol. 2, Berlin & Leipzig, 1929, in vol.1, cat. no. 104, p. 106, ill.

Erwin Panofsky "Der gefesselte Eros." in Oud Holland. 50, 1933, fig. no. 27, p. 215, ill.

Otto Benesch Rembrandt, Werk und Forschung. Wien, 1935, p. 38.

"Eighty-Fourth Annual Report of the Trustees for the Year 1953: Additions to the Collections." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 13, no. 1, New York, Summer 1954, p. 22.

Otto Benesch The Drawings of Rembrandt: The Middle Period (part 1): 1640-1650 [a critical and chronological catalogue]. vol. 3, New York, 1955, cat. no. 494, fig. no. 616, p. 143, ill.

Otto Benesch (enlarged and edited by Eva Benesch) The Drawings of Rembrandt. Complete Edition in Six Volumes. vol. 2, London, 1973, cat. no. 494, fig. no. 652, p. 137, ill.



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