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Updated: 14 April 2015
- Recueil Basan
Christ at Emmaus: the larger plate; Christ seated at a table at centre, breaking bread and offering it to his disciples, one man with clasped hands standing at left, two more standing along a balustrade at right with a dog behind them, a curtain behind the table, foliage visible beyond at right; posthumous fifth state with vertical shading in left table leg continued to the lower edge, with the shading beneath Christ's feet re-worked with horizontal and diagonal lines; after shadows have been strenghtened using a mezzotint rocker; re-worked by Henri Louis Basan workshop; from an edition of the Recueil published by Henri Louis Basan around 1810. 1654
- Published in: Paris
- (Europe,France,Ile-de-France (département),Paris)
- Height: 210 millimetres
- Width: 159 millimetres
Inscription ContentLettered with Rembrandt's signature and date, in lower left: "Rembrandt f. 1654".
For the Rembrandt etching see F,5.14
For comment on the volume, which was published by Henri Louis Basan around 1810, see 1941,0327.11.1
Prints & Drawings
Christ at Emmaus; Christ seated at a table at centre, breaking bread and offering it to his disciples; the larger plate; late impression, re-worked by Pierre François Basan; from an edition of the Recueil published by Henri Louis Basan around 1810. 1654 Etching
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Object reference number: PPA325231
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