Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
M12864
People
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn, Dutch (Leiden 1606 - 1669 Amsterdam)
Title
Christ Crucified between the Two Thieves
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Three Crosses
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1653
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/262181
Location
Level 3, Room 3600, University Research Gallery
View this object's location on our interactive map
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Drypoint on off-white antique laid paper
Technique
Drypoint
Dimensions
sheet: 35.3 × 44.1 cm (13 7/8 × 17 3/8 in.)
Provenance
Mr. and Mrs. Philip Hofer, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1953
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
iv/v
Standard Reference Number
Bartsch 78, Hind 270, New Hollstein 274, Rovinsky 78
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Philip Hofer
Accession Year
1953
Object Number
M12864
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
The Harvard Art Museums encourage the use of images found on this website for personal, noncommercial use, including educational and scholarly purposes. To request a higher resolution file of this image, please submit an online request.
Publication History

Ivan Gaskell, Rembrandt and the Aesthetics of Technique, brochure, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2006), checklist

Andrew C. Weislogel and Andaleeb Badiee Banta, Lines of Inquiry: Learning from Rembrandt's Etchings, exh. cat., Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art (Ithaca, 2017), pp. 15, 36, 140, 142-143, cat. no. 37, repr. p. 143

Exhibition History

Rembrandt: A Selection of his Works, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge, 10/18/1984 - 12/11/1984

Rembrandt and the Aesthetics of Technique, Harvard University Art Museums, Busch-Reisinger Museum, 09/09/2006 - 12/10/2006

Rembrandt Prints & Drawings, Davis Museum at Wellesley College, Wellesley, 11/05/2008 - 12/14/2008

Lines of Inquiry: Learning from Rembrandt's Etchings, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, 09/23/2017 - 12/17/2017; Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, 02/06/2018 - 05/13/2018

States of Play: Prints from Rembrandt to Delsarte, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/04/2021 - 01/02/2022

Related Works

This record has been reviewed by the curatorial staff but may be incomplete. Our records are frequently revised and enhanced. For more information please contact the Division of European and American Art at am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu