Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
Bust of an Old Woman in a Furred Cloak and Heavy Headdress
Etching, with touches of burin, on paper.
59 x 53 mm
NHD 25, VI
John Barnard (d.1784), London; Jan Chalon (1738-1795), Amsterdam, Paris and London; Alfred Morrison (1821-1897), London and Fonthill; George W. Vanderbilt (1862-1914); from whom purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1905.
Signed in monogram and dated upper left (not by Rembrandt), "RHL 1631" (in state II).
The small white space above her left eye is shaded over with horizontals. (White and Boon)