Monday, March 9, 2015

The Art of Rembrandt, Harmenszoon van Rijn (1606 – 1669), for March 8, 2015

PETER AND JOHN HEALING THE CRIPPLE AT THE GATE OF THE TEMPLE
Dimensions: 7.13 X 8.5 in (18.11 X 21.59 cm)
Medium: Etching with drypoint on laid paper
Creation Date: 1659

Three women D
imensions:  5.5 X 3.75 in (13.97 X 9.52 cm) 
Medium:  etching 
reation Date:  1637 

THE PERSIAN 1632
Dimensions: 4.25 X 3.13 in (10.8 X 7.95 cm)
Medium: Etching on thick laid paper
Creation Date: Printed 19th century

CHRIST SEATED DISPUTING WITH THE DOCTORS
Dimensions: 3.7 X 5.67 in (9.4 X 14.4 cm)
Medium: Etching and possibly drypoint
Creation Date: 1654
Signed

THE ANGEL APPEARING TO THE SHEPHERDS
Dimensions: 10.31 X 8.58 in (26.2 X 21.8 cm)
Medium: Etching, engraving and drypoint
Creation Date: 1634
Signed

THE RAT CATCHER
Dimensions: 5.5 X 4 in (13.97 X 10.16 cm)
Medium: etching

THE RETURN OF THE PRODIGAL SON
Dimensions: 6.13 X 5.38 in (15.57 X 13.67 cm)
Medium: Etching and drypoint
Creation Date: 1636

THE ARTIST'S MOTHER SEATED, IN WIDOW'S DRESS AND BLACK GLOVES
Dimensions: 5.19 X 4.56 in (13.18 X 11.58 cm)
Medium: Etching and drypoint
Creation Date: 1632

THE DISLOYAL SERVANT (RECTO); FRAGMENTARY STUDY OF A LADDER, PROBABLY FOR JACOB'S DREAM (VERSO)
Dimensions: 7.5 X 5.12 in (19.05 X 13.02 cm)
Medium: pen and brown ink

ETCHING OF JOHN THE BAPTIST
Dimensions: 5 1/4'' x 4 1/4''
Medium: Etching

A PEASANT IN A HIGH CAP, STANDING LEANING ON A STICK
Dimensions: 3.15 X 1.54 in (8 X 3.9 cm)
Medium: etching
Creation Date: 1639

THE FLIGHT INTO EGYPT: CROSSING A BROOK
Dimensions: 3.7 X 5.67 in (9.4 X 14.4 cm)
Medium: etching
Creation Date: 1654

THE SMALL LION HUNT (WITH TWO LIONS) 
Dimensions: 6.06 X 4.84 in (15.4 X 12.3 cm)
Medium: etching with touches of drypoint
Creation Date: Circa 1629

WOMAN BATHING HER FEET AT A BROOK (B., HOLL. 200; H. 298)
Dimensions: 6.3 X 3.15 in (16 X 8 cm)
Medium: etching
Creation Date: 1658