Project Description

REMBRANDT Etching
Student at a Table by Candlelight, circa
1642

Artist:  REMBRANDT, Harmensz van Rijn, 1606-1669
Title: Student at a Table by Candlelight
Date: circa 1942
Medium: Etching on laid paper
Inscriptions:
Dimensions: 5 7/8 x 5 3/8 in.
Framed dimensions: 23 ¾ x 22 7/8 in.
Inventory Number: 148915310

Very good, finely wiped print of the first state with little wear. With the contour of the candle flame and forehead wrinkles over the student’s nose, but before the revisions in Mezzotinto for the second state. With fine margins around the edge of the plate.
B. 148; White & Boon 148; New Hollstein 213 I (from II)