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Title:

The artist's mother in widow's dress and black gloves

Maker(s):

Unknown; printmaker
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn; printmaker; school of; Dutch artist, 1606-1669

Category:

print

Name:

print

Date:

circa 1632

School/Style:

Dutch

Production
Note:

Only state.

Technique:

etching

Material(s):

black carbon ink; medium
laid paper; support

Dimension(s):

height, plate, 150, mm
width, plate, 117, mm
height, sheet, 154, mm
width, sheet, 121, mm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1816; Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

Notes:

Hollstein suggested that this print may have been executed by an early pupil, such as Karel van der Pluym. It is a modified reverse copy of 'The artist's mother seated at a at a table, looking right: Three quarter length' (approx. 1631), and if by an early pupil, can probably be dated to around 1632.

Inscription(s):

signature; image upper left; printed; Rembrandt f.; Not in Rembrandt's hand
; verso; graphite; 314
; verso; graphite; 425
stamp; verso; black ink; FITZWILLIAM COLLECTION; Lugt 932
stamp; verso; black ink; 23.K.5-425; Fitzwilliam album number

Alternative
Number(s):

Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish); B344 Only state; 1969
Biƶrklund/Barnard; BB Rej.71 Only state; 1955
Lugt; 932

Related Object(s):

AD.12.39-209; The artist's mother in widow's dress and black gloves
P.2249-R; The artist's mother seated at a table looking right: Three quarter length
AD.12.39-207; The artist's mother seated at a table looking right: Three quarter length
AD.12.38-140; The artist's mother seated at a table looking right: Three quarter length
23.K.5-424; The artist's mother seated at a table looking right: Three quarter length
23.K.5-426; The artist's mother in widow's dress and black gloves

Accession:

Object Number: 23.K.5-425
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 86572; input: 2003-04-16; modified: 2011-12-19)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/86572





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