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Old Man in Profile

Artist:
Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)
Date:
1620–69
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash. Framing line in pen & brown ink.
Dimensions:
sheet: 6 5/16 x 4 5/8 in. (16 x 11.7 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Janos Scholz, 1952
Accession Number:
52.214.2
Not on view
Inscription: Verso center left in pen and brown ink: "87"
Lower right in pen and brown ink: Rembrant
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.

Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame. "Janos Scholz, Musician and Collector," August 3, 1980–May 28, 1980.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Dutch Drawings of the Seventeenth Century in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 10, 1985–June 9, 1985.

Otto Benesch The Drawings of Rembrandt: The Leiden Years, The Early Amsterdam Period, 1625-1640 [a critical and chronological catalogue]. vol. 2, London, 1954, cat. no. 237a, fig. no. 258, p. 62, ill.

Otto Benesch (enlarged and edited by Eva Benesch) The Drawings of Rembrandt. Complete Edition in Six Volumes. vol. 2, London, 1973, cat. no. 237a, fig. no. 277, p. 64, ill.



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