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, VIII
Carl Schlösser (1827-1884), Elberfeld; Edward Smith Jr. (2nd half of 19th century), London; Theodore Irwin (1827-1902), Oswego, New York; from whom purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1900.
Signed in monogram and dated upper left (not by Rembrandt), "RHL 1631" (in state II).
The neck and collar, previously white, are now shaded over. (White and Boon)