Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
Man Wearing a Close Cap: Bust (The Artist's Father?)
Etching, with touches of drypoint, on paper.
75 x 60 mm
Robert Dighton (ca. 1752-1814), London; John Waterloo Wilson (1815-1883), Haarlem, Brussels and Paris; George W. Vanderbilt (1862-1914); from whom purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1905.
Signed in monogram and dated lower center, "RHL 1630" (in state II).
Collector's mark [L.727/R. Dighton] at left bottom.
One of two impressions of state V in the Library (see RvR 420).
Slightly more heavily inked than RvR 420.