Beggar Man and Beggar Woman Conversing

Artist:
Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)
Date:
1630
Medium:
Etching; New Holl. second state of three
Dimensions:
Sheet: 29 15/16 × 25 9/16 in. (76 × 65 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Fred S. Walter, 1981
Accession Number:
1981.1242.10
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in the plate lower left with the artist's monogram 'RHL' [in ligature] and dated '1630'

Marking: Collector's mark of Viscount Downe (Lugt 719a) stamped in brown ink, lower right corner verso
Viscount Downe; Sotheby's, LondonDecember 7, 1972, lot 144; Donor: Mrs. Fred S. Walter
New Hollstein (Rembrandt) I.64.45.ii; Hollstein XVIII.80.164; Hind 45.7.ii
Arthur M. Hind A Catalogue of Rembrandt's Etchings. London, 1923, cat. no. 45.7.ii.

F. W. H. Hollstein Dutch and Flemish Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts. vols. 1-64, Amsterdam, 1954–2010, cat. no. XVIII.80.164.

F. W. H. Hollstein Dutch & Flemish Etchings, Engravings, and Woodcuts, 1450-1700. 2008, cat. no. Rembrandt, part I.64.45.ii, ill.