Man at a Desk Wearing a Cross and Chain

Rembrandt van Rijn, Dutch, 1606 - 1669



Etching and drypoint on laid paper

Plate: 5 15/16 × 4 in. (15.1 × 10.2 cm)

Sheet: 5 7/8 × 4 1/8 in. (14.9 × 10.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Helena Mein Wade in memory of her husband, Alfred Byers Wade



Place Made: Netherlands, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower center: Rembrandt f. 1641; stamped, on verso, in purple ink: L

Course History

ARTH 16.17, Rembrandt, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2016

Exhibition History

17th and 18th Century Prints, Art 46 Northern Baroque, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 13-April 23, 1978.

Rembrandt: Master of Light and Shadow; Etchings from the Collection of the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 8-September 17, 2006.


Alfred Byers Wade (1874-1949) Collection; to his wife, Helena Mein Wade (1878-1966), New Canaan, Connecticut, 1949; given to present collection, 1950.

Catalogue Raisonne

(NHD) 194 ii/v; Bartsch, Hollstein 261; Hind 189

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