Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
Four Illustrations to Menasseh Ben Israel's 'Piedra Gloriosa' B. Jacob's Ladder
Etching, burin and drypoint, on paper.
106 x 69 mm
NHD 288b, III
Henry Danby Seymour (1820-1877), London and Trent; Theodore Irwin (1827-1902), Oswego, New York; from whom purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1900.
Signed and dated below all four illustrations lower left, "Rembrandt f 1655".
From the divided plate.
See also RvR 44.
The rungs on the lower part of the ladder have been burnished in. (White and Boon)