Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
The Descent from the Cross by Torchlight
Etching and drypoint, printed on Japanese paper.
210 x 161 mm
NHD 286, I
John Heywood Hawkins (1803-1877), London and Bignor Park; Walter Francis, 5th Duke of Buccleuch (1806-1884), London and Dalkeith; George W. Vanderbilt (1862-1914); from whom purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1905.
Signed and dated lower left, "Rembrandt .f 1654" (the 'a' reversed).
Matthew 27:57-59, Mark 15:43-46, Luke 24:50-53 and John 19:38-42.
Only one state.