Olga's Gallery

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn


c.1652-53. Etching with drypoint and burin, 3rd state. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Read Note.

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn. "Faust".

Faust was a conjuror, who lived in Germany about 1488-1541 and is mentioned in various documents of the period. He became the prototype of dramas by Marlowe and Goethe