The Death of the Virgin

Rembrandt van Rijn, Dutch, 1606 - 1669



Etching and drypoint on laid paper

Overall: 16 3/8 × 19 1/4 in. (41.6 × 48.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift in memory of Mrs. Harvey Fisk by her children



Place Made: Netherlands, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, in plate, lower left: Rembrandt f. 1639; inscribed, on verso, in brown ink: AP (?)

Course History

ARTH 16.17, Rembrandt, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2016

Exhibition History

Art 1, Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 21, 1975-January 11, 1976.

Rembrandt Master Printmaker, University Art Galleries, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, March 19-April 25, 1984.


Elizabeth Richmond Fisk (1885-1966) [Mrs. Harvey Edward Fisk], Woodstock, Vermont; to her children, Elizabeth Fisk Tyler (1912-1978), Margaretta Fisk Paine (1915-1952); Ursula Fisk Clough (1917-1989), and Anne Fisk Howe (1921-2001), 1966; given to present collection, 1974.

Catalogue Raisonne

New Hollstein (NHD) 173 iv; Bartsch, Hollstein 99; Hind 161

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