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The Persian

Artist:
Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)
Date:
1632
Medium:
Etching; New Holl.'s first state of three
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 5/8 × 3 1/2 in. (11.8 × 8.9 cm) Plate: 4 1/4 × 3 1/16 in. (10.8 × 7.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.107.8
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in the plate lower center with the artist's monogram 'RHL [in ligature]' and dated '1632'

Marking: On paper with a watermark of the top of a crown, possibly from the Arms of Burgundy and Austria or a Strasbourg Lily.
Collector's mark of Ambroise Firmin-Didot (Lugt 119), stamped on verso.
H. O. Havemeyer; Ambroise Firmin-Didot (French, 1790–1876); Donor: Louisine W. Havemeyer
New Hollstein (Rembrandt) I.171.110.i; Hollstein XVIII.76.157; Hind 66.93
Arthur M. Hind A Catalogue of Rembrandt's Etchings. London, 1923, cat. no. 66.93.

F. W. H. Hollstein Dutch and Flemish Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts. vols. 1-64, Amsterdam, 1954–2010, cat. no. XVIII.76.152.

F. W. H. Hollstein Dutch & Flemish Etchings, Engravings, and Woodcuts, 1450-1700. 2008, cat. no. Rembrandt, I.171.110.i, ill.



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