Adoration of the Shepherds, ca. 1654

  • Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Dutch, 1606-1669

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 4 1/8 × 5 1/8 inches (10.5 × 13 cm) Sheet: 4 1/4 × 5 1/4 inches (10.8 × 13.3 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S934

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Religion
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Figures (representations)
  • Christ
  • Cows

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in plate, lower left edge of image: Rembrandt . F.

Stamp, verso: Scripps 1888 [added in ink to stamp]

Provenance

1888, Gabrielli Sale (Rome, Italy). 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Adoration of the Shepherds, ca. 1654, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S934.