Jacob's Ladder

Artist:
Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)
Date:
1655
Medium:
Etching, engraving and dry point; second of four states
Dimensions:
Sheet (Trimmed): 4 5/8 × 3 1/16 in. (11.8 × 7.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Phyllis Massar, 2011
Accession Number:
2012.136.464
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in plate on lower left: "Rembrandt f. 1655"

Marking: Inscribed in pen and ink on verso: "P. Mariette 1699"
Pierre Mariette le fils (French); Phyllis D. Massar; Donor: Phyllis D. Massar
Hind 284b, iv; Bartsch 366 or 36b, iii; Hollstein.XVIII.16.36b iii; NH(Rembrandt).II.249.288b ii/iv
F. W. H. Hollstein Dutch & Flemish Etchings, Engravings, and Woodcuts, 1450-1700. 2008, cat. no. 288b, p. 249, ill.