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Image: Three Heads of Women, One Lightly Etched

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Three Heads of Women, One Lightly Etched

ca. 1637
17th century
127 x 102 mm (5 x 4 in.)

Rembrandt van Rijn, Dutch, (1606–1669)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching on cream laid paper
State: First or second state
Print impression quality: Good; streak across lower center of image from blanket tear in printing
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: M.J. Perry (Lugt 1880)
Bibliography: Bartsch 367; H. 153; Münz 93; BB. 37-3; seems to be between White and Boon’s first and second states (three heads, but no “very faint signatures”).
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1941
Accession Number: 1941.D1.38

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  • genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
  • heads (representations) - Representations of the heads of humans, animals, or mythical or legendary beings. [December 1997 descriptor added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 127 x 102 mm (5 x 4 in.)

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