Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
Bust of a Bearded Man with a Beret
Etching on paper.
58 x 135 mm
NHD 152, III
Carl Schlösser (1827-1884), Elberfeld (Lugt 636); Edward Smith Jr. (2nd half of 19th century), London; Theodore Irwin (1827-1902), Oswego, New York; from whom purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1900.
Signed center left, "Rt".
After Jan Lievens (1607-1674).
A lock of hair added immediately below the tip of the nose. (White and Boon)