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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    F,7.75

  • Description

    Self-portrait of Rembrandt, bare-headed, bust, facing front; second state with initials before heavy reworking. c.1629 Etching and burin, with surface tone

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1629 (circa)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 67 millimetres
    • Width: 61 millimetres (trimmed)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with Rembrandt's monogram in lower left: "RHL".
  • Curator's comments

    For an impression of the third state see 1848,0911.6. For a copy see 1875,0612.148.

  • Bibliography

    • New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 10.II (Rembrandt) bibliographic details
    • White & Boon 1969 332.II (under 'Prints attributed to Rembrandt') bibliographic details
    • Hind 1923 61.II bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    F,7.75

  • Additional IDs

    • 1973,U.796
Self portrait bare-headed: bust; facing front.  c1629  Etching and burin, with surface tone

Self portrait bare-headed: bust; facing front. c1629 Etching and burin, with surface tone

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