Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
Etching and drypoint on paper.
130 x 158 mm
NHD 246, I
William Esdaile (1758-1837), London; John Heywood Hawkins (1803-1877), London and Bignor Park; Walter Francis, 5th Duke of Buccleuch (1806-1884), London and Dalkeith; George W. Vanderbilt (1862-1914); from whom purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1905.
Signed lower left, "Rembrandt f ".
Watermark: Fragment, possibly of a fish. Watermark, beta radiograph. Fish, fragment. 179958wm_RvR_326_B232_WM_beta.jpg
The dyke on the left is unshaded. Without date. (White and Boon)