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The Flight into Egypt: a Night Piece

Artist:
Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)
Date:
1651
Medium:
Etching with plate tone; first state
Dimensions:
Plate: 5 × 4 5/16 in. (12.7 × 11 cm) Sheet: 5 1/16 × 4 3/8 in. (12.8 × 11.1 cm) Mount: 19 1/4 x 14 1/4 in. (48.9 x 36.2 cm) Frame: 21 × 16 in. (53.3 × 40.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Felix M. Warburg and his family, 1941
Accession Number:
41.1.52
Not on view
Marking: J. L. H. Le Secq, dit des Tournelles (L. 1336)
Henri-Jean-Louis Le Secq (French, Paris 1818–1882 Paris); Paul Mathey (French, Paris 1844–1929); Felix Moritz Warburg; Donor: Frieda Schiff Warburg and her children in memory of her husband Felix M. Warburg
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.

Hind.253; B.53-i; NH(Rembrandt).II.195.262 i
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