- Identification and Creation
- Object Number
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn, Dutch (Leiden 1606 - 1669 Amsterdam)
- A Scholar in His Study ('Faust')
- Work Type
- c. 1653
- Physical Descriptions
- Etching and drypoint
- Plate: 21 × 16.5 cm (8 1/4 × 6 1/2 in.)
Sheet: 21.5 × 16.2 cm (8 7/16 × 6 3/8 in.)
- Inscriptions and Marks
- inscription: bottom, brown ink: 250.
- collector's mark: verso, black stamp: v.E. (unidentified, Lugt 2512)
- collector's mark: verso, black stamp: Wilhelm Ackermann (Lugt 791)
- watermark: illegible
- Unidentified Owner. initials v. E.
Francis Calley Gray, bequest to nephew, 1856.
William Gray, gift to Harvard University, 1857.
- State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
- Standard Reference Number
- New Hollstein 270, Bartsch 270.i (i), Hind 260.iii (iii), 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
- European and American Art
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- Exhibition History
Rembrandt Prints & Drawings, Davis Museum at Wellesley College, Wellesley, 11/05/2008 - 12/14/2008
- Subjects and Contexts
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