Studies of the Head of Saskia and Others, 1636

  • Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Dutch, 1606-1669

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 6 × 5 inches (15.2 × 12.7 cm) Sheet: 6 × 5 inches (15.2 × 12.7 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S985

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Men
  • Women
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Study (visual work)
  • Heads (animal or human components)

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed and dated, in plate, lower left center of image: Rembrandt. f. | 1636

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, Studies of the Head of Saskia and Others, 1636, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S985.