Finished [in state I, only lightly drawn in and unfinished]. Subject includes a vista through the trees on the left. Signature and date [added]. Plate cut down [from 156 x 211 mm]. (White and Boon, modified)
Clump of Trees with a Vista
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
Drypoint on paper.
124 x 211 mm
NHD 272, II
Heneage Finch, 5th Earl of Aylesford (1786-1859), London and Packington Hall, Warwickshire; Henry Brodhurst (ca.1860), Dale Close and Mansfield; George W. Vanderbilt (1862-1914); from whom purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1900.
Signed and dated lower right (in state II), "Rembrandt f 1652".