Faust In His Study, Watching A Magic Disk
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
G3274
People
Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Dutch (Leiden 1606 - 1669 Amsterdam)
Title
Faust in His Study, Watching a Magic Disk
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1653
Culture
Dutch
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Etching and drypoint
Dimensions
plate: 21.2 x 16 cm (8 3/8 x 6 5/16 in.)
Provenance
Unidentified Owner. initials v. E.
Ackermann.
Francis Calley Gray, bequest to nephew, 1856.
William Gray, gift to Harvard University, 1857.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
iii
Standard Reference Number
B. 270, H. 260, R. 270
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of William Gray from the collection of Francis Calley Gray
Object Number
G3274
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

Rembrandt Prints & Drawings, Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley, 11/05/2008 - 12/14/2008

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted