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Old Man Shading His Eyes with His Hand

A work made of etching on off-white laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching on off-white laid paper.

Date:

c. 1639

Artist:

Rembrandt van Rijn
Dutch, 1606-1669

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Rembrandt van Rijn

Title

Old Man Shading His Eyes with His Hand

Origin

Holland

Date

1634–1644

Medium

Etching on off-white laid paper

Dimensions

137 × 113 mm (plate); 145 × 121 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1938.1781

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