Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
David in Prayer
Etching and drypoint on paper.
sheet: 152 x 104 mm; plate mark: 143 x 95 mm
NHD 268, I
Jan Chalon, Amsterdam (1738-1795), Paris and London; Sir Francis Seymour Haden (1818-1910), London and Arlesford; George W. Vanderbilt (1862-1914); from whom purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1905.
Signed and dated lower center, "Rembrandt f. 1652".
A short vertical white strip close to the left margin beneath the canopy of the bed. (White and Boon)