Bust of a Man Wearing a High Cap, Three-Quarters Right: The Artist's Father (?), 1630

  • Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Dutch, 1606-1669

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 4 × 3 1/4 inches (10.2 × 8.3 cm) Sheet: 4 1/8 × 3 5/8 inches (10.5 × 9.2 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S982

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Etching (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Portrait
  • Man

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed and dated, in plate, top left edge: RHL 1630

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

Provenance

Gabrielli Sale, Rome, March 1888

Rights Status

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Bust of a Man Wearing a High Cap, Three-Quarters Right: The Artist's Father (?), 1630, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S982.