Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
The Flight into Egypt: A Night Piece
Etching and drypoint on paper.
Plate Mark: 127 x 110 mm
NHD 262, VI
Purchased from Conalghi, May 1927.
Signed and dated lower right, "Rembrandt f. 1651" (the '6' in reverse).
Diagonal and vertical shading covers whole of sky and the highlight on the tree on the left. (White and Boon)