Artist George Bickham, English, ca. 1706-1771
Artist after Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Dutch, 1606-1669
Title
  • Faust in His Study, Watching a Magic Disk
  • Faustus (alternate title)
Date 18th century
Medium etching printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image and sheet (no visible plate mark): 8 1/4 × 6 1/4 inches (21 × 15.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S978
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamped, verso: Scripps 1885 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]
August 1885, N.C. Perkins.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
White, C. and Boon, K. Rembrandt's Etchings. Amsterdam, 1969, B94, copy no. 2.