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Three studies of old men's heads

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Europe (made)

  • Date:

    1738-1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (print-makers)
    Rembrandt van Rijn, born 1606 - died 1669 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Emily A. Fawcett.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf B, box 60

Physical description

Etching of three studies of old men's heads, side profile

Place of Origin

Europe (made)


1738-1780 (made)


Unknown (print-makers)
Rembrandt van Rijn, born 1606 - died 1669 (artist)

Materials and Techniques



Height: 10 cm print cut to, Width: 8.4 cm print cut to, Height: 372 mm Size of page in volume, Width: 271 mm Size of page in volume

Descriptive line

Etching of 'Three studies of old men's heads', after a work by Rembrandt, from a volume comprising a collection of 200 etchings by various artists. European, 1738-1780

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Taken from V&A Internal Catalogue
White, Christopher and Boon, Karel G. Rembrandt's Etchings: An Illustrated Critical Catalogue in Two Volumes, I. Text. (Amsterdam: Van Gendt & Co; London: A. Zwemmer Ltd., 1969).


Paper; Printing ink


Etching (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Man's head


Prints; Portraits; Copies

Production Type



Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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