Artist Thomas Worlidge, English, 1700-1766
Artist after Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Dutch, 1606-1669
  • Aeneas Sylvius
  • Jan C. Sylvius (alternate title)
Date 18th century
Medium etching printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 6 1/2 × 4 1/4 inches (16.5 × 10.8 cm)
Sheet: 8 × 6 1/4 inches (20.3 × 15.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1271
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, upper left: T. Worlidge
Marks Stamped, in purple, verso: JAMES E. SCRIPPS
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower right: 122
Inscribed, in pencil, lower right: Jan Sylvius | after Rembrant (over; in pencil, verso: Woolidge was the | most successful of the imitators of Rembrandt. | This etching is copied | from one by Rembrandt
Inscribed, in pencil, center right margin, verso: B 280 (?)
Inscribed, center lower edge verso: H; 31672
June 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.G. Rembrandt's Etchings. Amsterdam, 1969, no. B280, copy B.