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Image: Jan Asselijn, Painter (Krabbetje)

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Jan Asselijn, Painter (Krabbetje)

ca. 1647
17th century
214 x 169 mm (8.4 x 6.7 in.)

Rembrandt van Rijn, Dutch, (1606–1669)

Alternative title: Jan Asselyn, Painter
Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching, drypoint, and engraving on heavyweight Japan paper
State: Second of seven states
Print impression quality: Very good
Marks: Signed in plate: “rembr f 16__” [last two digits illegible]
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Collection of George W. Davison (purchased before 1928).
Bibliography: Bartsch 277; H. 227; White and Boon second of three states; per White and Boon (p. 134), an easel originally behind the sitter was removed, possibly to emphasize his stature; Robert Fucci, Rembrandt’s Changing Impressions (New York: The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University, 2015), cat. no. 6.2, reproduced p. 71, see also p. 67.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1947
Accession Number: 1947.D1.210

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  • artist portraits
  • artists - Use specifically for people who produce work in the visual arts. For those in the performing arts, use "performing artists." [May 1995 related term added. February 1993 descriptor moved. November 1992 alternate term added.]
  • male portraits
  • portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness; for representations of fictional or mythological characters, use "figures (representations)." [March 1993 lead-in term added. April 1991 descriptor m

  • plate Dimensions: 214 x 169 mm (8.4 x 6.7 in.)

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