School of Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn

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School of Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
Standing Man in a Tall Hat
Reed pen and brown ink on paper.
5 7/16 x 2 1/4 inches (137 x 57 mm)
Purchased as the gift of Enid A. Haupt, Mrs. Rudolph J. Heinemann, and Mrs. Michael Tucker.

Watermark: none.


Inscribed on the verso, in graphite, at lower left, "1"; and at lower center, "open/30 / JAPL (?)".

Clinton Baker; sale, London, Sotheby's, 31 May 1932, lot 115, repr. (as Rembrandt); Nicolaas Beets (1878-1963), his sale, Amsterdam, Frederick Muller and Co., 9 November 1940, lot 144 (as Rembrandt); Dr. C.R. Rudolf (1884-1974), London (Lugt S. 2811b); his sale, Amsterdam, Sotheby Mak van Waay, 6 June 1977, lot 98, repr. (as Nicolaes Maes for 2700 fl.); acquired from Adolphe Stein, Paris.
Associated names: 

Maes, Nicolaes, approximately 1634-1693, Formerly attributed to.
Baker, Clinton, former owner.
Beets, Nicolaas, 1878-1963, former owner.
Rudolf, C. R. (C. Robert), former owner.
Stein, Adolphe, former owner.
Haupt, Enid A. (Enid Annenberg), 1906-2005, donor.
Heinemann, Rudolf J., Mrs., donor.
Tucker, Michael, Mrs., donor.


Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Twenty-First Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984-1986. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1989, p. 373.
Jane Shoaf Turner, with contributions by Felice Stampfle, Dutch Drawings in the Pierpont Morgan Library: Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries, New York, 2006, cat. no. 249.