Grotesque Profile: Man in a High Cap

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Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
1606-1669
ca. 1629
Etching on paper.
37 x 25 mm (arched)
RvR 448
NHD 35, V
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Theodore Irwin (1827-1902), Oswego, New York; from whom purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1900.
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Watermark: None.
Cross-hatching added to the back of the neck, some horizontal lines of shading added to the right side of the cap band. The shadow on the left of the cap appears to have been burnished and then reshaded more lightly. (White and Boon)
Etching by Rembrandt only known in later states reworked by a pupil.

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