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Identification and Creation
Object Number
G3257
People
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn, Dutch (Leiden 1606 - 1669 Amsterdam)
Title
A Student at a Table by Candlelight
Other Titles
Former Title: Scholar at a Table by Candle-light
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
c. 1642
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/279342
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Etching on white antique laid paper
Technique
Etching
Dimensions
sheet: 15.2 × 13.9 cm (6 × 5 1/2 in.)
plate: 14.6 × 13.3 cm (5 3/4 × 5 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • collector's mark: verso, purple stamp with graphite numbering within: [Gray Collection accession stamp (Lugt 4836)] 3257
  • inscription: verso, various graphite insciptions: No. 110 / 162 [?]
  • watermark: [illeg. countermark, not in Hinterding]
Provenance
Otto.
Francis Calley Gray, bequest to nephew, 1856.
William Gray, gift to Harvard University, 1857.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
i/ii
Standard Reference Number
New Hollstein 213, Bartsch 148, Hind 202, Rovinski 148
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of William Gray from the collection of Francis Calley Gray
Object Number
G3257
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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