Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
Man at a Desk Wearing a Cross and Chain
Etching and drypoint on paper.
154 x 102 mm
NHD 194, II
George W. Vanderbilt (1862-1914); from whom purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1905.
Signed and dated lower left, "Rembrandt f 1641".
Watermark: Fragment, crown.
White collar burnished and drawn in. Further shading added at the right hand side, darkening shadow cast by figure. (White and Boon)