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Rembrandt's Mother Seated at a Table

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Aylesford stamp - black ink Buccleuch stamp - black ink


Heneage Finch, Fifth Earl of Aylesford (1786-1859, London & Warwickshire, Lugt 58); sold by him to Samuel Woodburn (1786-1853, London, cf. Lugt 2584); sold by him to John Heywood Hawkins (died between 1870 and 1880, London and Bignor Park, Sussex, cf. Lugt 1471); sold through P & D. Colnaghi, Ltd., (London) to Walter Francis, 5th Duke of Buccleuch and 7th Duke of Queensberry (1806-1884, London and Dalkeith, Scotland, Lugt 402); Horatio Greenough Curtis; Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis; bequeathed by her to MFA, June or July 1927, received September 1940.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis in memory of her husband Horatio Greenough Curtis

about 1631

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 343 ii; Hind 52 ii


Platemark: 14.8 x 13.1 cm (5 13/16 x 5 3/16 in.) Sheet: 19.7 x 17.2 cm (7 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving


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