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The Circumcision in the Stable

Item Code: RVR-54-B-sp
Medium
Etching, drypoint
Signed
Signed in plate
Cat Rais No
BB54 - B (B 48)
Width (cm)
14.4
Height (cm)
9.5
Date of Work
1654
Suite
Recueil
State II. The states:I: There are white spaces at the middle of the top margin and beneath the signature in upper left corner. The earliest impressions have square corners. Signed and dated (the a and the d are reversed) Rembrandt 1654. There is a second signature close to the middle of left margin (the a is reversed). II: The white spaces filled in. Modern: Basan (No rework in the first edition of Recueil)
Rembrandt PortraitBorn in Leiden in 1606, Rembrandt was to become the most important artist of the Dutch Golden Age. His unparalleled skills and achievements as an etcher have made him a continuous source of inspiration to scholars and collectors alike, as well as a profound influence on many later artists, including Goya, Whistler and Picasso.

The technical mastery and inventiveness with which Rembrandt made his 300 or so etchings was already recognised in his lifetime and his prints were widely sought after. Baldinucci, the famous Florentine biographer, praised Rembrandt’s ‘highly bizarre technique, which he invented for etching and which was his alone, being neither used by others or seen elsewhere’ (1686). Rembrandt died in 1669.
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