Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
The Baptism of the Eunuch
Etching, with touches of drypoint on paper.
178 x 213 mm
NHD 186, II
George W. Vanderbilt (1862-1914); from whom purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1905.
Signed and dated lower right, "Rembrandt.f 1641".
Cf. the drawing in Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris (Benesch 488). (White and Boon)
Further shading added to the waterfall and the bank on the right, with the burin.