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Creator:
Print made by William Pether, ca. 1738–1821, British
after Rembrandt van Rijn, 1606–1669, Dutch
Title:

A Jewish Rabbi

Date:
1775
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 1/4 × 17 3/8 inches (48.9 × 44.1 cm), Plate: 18 7/8 × 17 inches (47.9 × 43.2 cm), and Image: 17 3/8 × 16 15/16 inches (44.1 × 43 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "CCX grab G 9 | xxx"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "#55"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "S.p. 992 No. 43.I | 571"

Watermark

Lettered, lower left: "Rembrandt, Pinx."; lettered, lower right: "W. Pether. Fecit."; lettered, lower center: "Published Decr. 1st 1775 | Sold by W P. in Broad Strt West"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.629
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22328
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Matthew Craske, Joseph Wright of Derby : Painter of darkness, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, pp. 19-20, fig. 13, NJ18.W95 C72 2020+ (YCBA)


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