Artist Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Dutch, 1606-1669
  • Beheading of John the Baptist
Date 1640
Medium etching and drypoint printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 5 × 4 inches (12.7 × 10.2 cm)
Sheet: 5 1/8 × 4 1/8 inches (13 × 10.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S956
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, lower left of image: Rembrandt f. 1640
Marks Watermark, covering most of the sheet: [illegible]
1888, Gabrielli Sale (Rome, Italy).
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)