The Flight into Egypt: A Sketch

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Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
1606-1669
ca. 1628
Etching and burin on paper.
Plate Mark: 79 x 50 mm
RvR 86
NHD 4, V
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Heneage Finch, 5th Duke of Aylesford (1786-1859), London and Packington Hall, Warwickshire; August Artaria (1807-1893), Vienna; Theodore Irwin (1827-1902), Oswego, New York; from whom purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1900.
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Matthew 2:14-15.
Much additional shading with the burin on cheek, left arm and hand, the right leg and the left foot. [Additions n]ot by Rembrandt. (R.183) (White and Boon)
The added work from the fourth state onwards can hardly be by Rembrandt (Hind).

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