Rembrandt Van Rijn

The Presentation in the Temple, 8 3/8" x 11 3/8" (5/6)
8 x 11 in
Etching with drypoint on beige laid paper. Nowell Eusticke's fifth state of six. From the Jean recueill as issued in 1810, with the reworking of the background and extra shading on the cloak of the woman with the stick, as indicative of the state. Before the reworking of the plate that appears in the later Bernard and Beaumon recueila. This work depicts Luke 2, 22-38