Artist William Baillie, English, 1723-1810
Artist after Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Dutch, 1606-1669
  • Beggars at the Door of a House
  • Beggars Receiving Alms at the Door of a House (alternate title)
Date between 1723 and 1799
Medium etching printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 6 3/8 × 5 inches (16.2 × 12.7 cm)
Sheet: 7 7/8 × 6 3/8 inches (20 × 16.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S45
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, verso: Scripps 1886 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower right: Rembrandt. f. 1645.
December 1886, Bangs sale.
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, pp. 86-87, no. B 176, copy no. 1.