Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn
The Blindness of Tobit: The Larger Plate
Etching and drypoint on paper.
sheet: 163 x 130 mm; plate mark: 162 x 129 mm
NHD 265, I
Karl Eduard von Liphart (1808-1891), Dorpat, Bonn and Florence; Theodore Irwin (1827-1902), Oswego, New York; from whom purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan in 1900.
Signed and dated lower center as well as as lower right, "Rembrandt f 1651".
A partly burnished space can be seen in the center of the plate above the signature. (White and Boon)