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Rembrandt Self-portrait
  • George Friedrich Schmidt, artist
    Rembrandt van Rijn
    1606–1669
    born: Leyden, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; died: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • Rembrandt Self-portrait
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • counterproof of etching
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 160 x 135 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 1/4 x 5 5/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0027.01
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Counter proof of 2002.27.1, thus a reverse impression showing the composition in the same sense as the original plate. A half-length portrait of an aged Rembrandt with large hat and fur-lined cloak.