May 26, 2016
May 26, 2016

The Pancake Woman

The Pancake Woman


Rembrandt van Rijn

(Dutch, 1606-1669)


Sheet: 10.1 x 8 cm (4 x 3 1/8 in.)

Gift of the Print Club of Cleveland in honor of Jane Glaubinger 2016.41

Catalogue raisonné: Bartsch 124; White & Boon 124, state II/II; New Hollstein 144 (Hinterding), state II/VII

State: II/VII



The Pancake Woman exemplifies Rembrandt's observation of daily life. The scene includes closely observed details, such as the child on the right who gazes thoughtfully into the frying pan and the toddler in the foreground holding his pancake out of reach of a hungry dog who chases him.

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PR - Etching
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