Christ and the Woman of Samaria, 1657 or 1658

  • Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Dutch, 1606-1669

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Sheet (trimmed within platemark): 5 × 6 1/4 inches (12.7 × 15.9 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S945

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

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

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed and dated, in plate, on rim of well: Rembrandt f. 1657 Signed and dated, on Christ's robe: Rembrandt | f. 1638

Provenance

Purchased from a dealer in Brussels, Sept. 1887

Rights Status

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Christ and the Woman of Samaria, 1657 or 1658, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S945.