Collections: Art Collection
Works on Paper
Etching of a woman reading a book. 2nd state of 3 states. The woman's left sleeve is wider than in the first state. The width of the plate has been reduced by 2 mm on the left. In the third state, there is a double outline around the tip of the nose, and slipped stroke crosses the cheek. The third state is not by Rembrandt.
Artist: Rembrandt Harmenszoon Van Rijn (1606 - 1669)
Title: Woman Reading
Medium: Etching on paper
Dimensions: 6 in. x 5 in.
Signature/Inscription: Rembrandt 1634; In plate - Upper center
Accession Number: A1959.27.21
Credit: Gift of Mrs. Howard M. Morse