The Descent from the Cross by torchlight

Details

  • Title

    The Descent from the Cross by torchlight

  • Artist/maker

    Rembrandt (1606 - 1669) (printmaker)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1654
  • Material and technique

    etching and drypoint on japan paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    plate 20.5 x 16.1 cm (height x width)
    sheet 21 x 16.7 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Chambers Hall, 1855.

  • Museum location

    currently out on loan

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1855.351

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Further reading

Bartsch, Adam von, Catalogue raisonné de toutes les estampes qui forment l’oeuvre de Rembrandt, et ceux de ses principaux imitateurs, 2 vols (Vienna, 1797), 83

Hind, Arthur Mayger, A Catalogue of Rembrandt’s Etchings, 2 vols, 2nd (London: Methuen, 1923), 280

Münz, Ludwig, Rembrandt's Etchings. A critical catalogue of Rembrandt's etchings and the etchings of his school formerly attributed to the master with an essay on Rembrandt's technique and documentary sources., 2 vols (London: Phaidon, 1952), 232

White, Christopher, Boon, Karel G., Rembrandt’s Etchings: An Illustrated Critical Catalogue, 2 vols (Amsterdam: Van Gendt; New York: Abner Schram, 1969), 83

Hollstein, F. W. H., The New Hollstein Dutch & Flemish: Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700 (Ouderkerk aan den IJssel, 1993-), 286.I

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