Artist Antoine de Marcena y de Ghuy, French, 1724-1811
Artist after Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Dutch, 1606-1669
Title
  • Commencement d'orage
Date ca. 1778
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 10 1/4 × 11 1/2 inches (26 × 29.2 cm)
Sheet: 11 × 12 3/4 inches (27.9 × 32.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S734
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate below image, lower left: Rembrandt pt.
Inscribed, lower right A. de Marcenay de ghuy. pbat. et Scbat 1778 No. 17.
Inscribed, lower center: Commencement D'Orage | D'apres l'Original de Rembrandt; du Cabinet de Monsieur le Comte De Vence | Marechal de Camp de armees du Roy. | a Paris chez l'Auteur quai de Conti la 2e. porte Cochere apres la rue Guenegaud.
October 1883, F. Keppel.
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)