Woman Reading, 1634

  • Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Dutch, 1606-1669

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Sheet (trimmed within platemark): 4 3/4 × 3 7/8 inches (12.1 × 9.8 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps



Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Reading
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Genre
  • Woman

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed and dated, in plate, top left center of image: Rembrandt f 1634

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


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

Rights Status

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Woman Reading, 1634, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S983.