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Image: Jan Cornelis Sylvius, Preacher

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Jan Cornelis Sylvius, Preacher

17th century
278 x 185 mm (10.9 x 7.3 in.)

Rembrandt van Rijn, Dutch, (1606–1669)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching, drypoint, and engraving on laid paper
State: Second of two states
Print impression quality: Good
Edition: The print was executed posthumously; see Bartsch 266, DAC 1941.D1.37
Marks: Signed in plate, upper center: “Rembrandt 1646”
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: August Artaria & Co., Vienna (Lugt 90); Louis Galichon, 1829–1893 (Lugt 1060)
Bibliography: Bartsch 280; H. 225 ii; White and Boon second of two states.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1952
Accession Number: 1952.D3.3

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  • clergy - Religious officials or functionaries prepared and authorized to conduct religious services or attend to other official religious duties. [November 1995 lead-in term added. February 1993 lead-in term deleted, was 'ecclesiastics'. December 1992 alternate term added. April 1991 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
  • posthumous portraits
  • religious art - Use broadly for art depicting religious subjects or for art used in worship. [September 1993 descriptor added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 278 x 185 mm (10.9 x 7.3 in.)

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