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A Young Scholar and his Tutor:X-ray before restoration
A  Young Scholar and his Tutor:X-ray before restoration
The many changes the artist made in the area of the man's head are visible in the X-ray image. In the final painted version, his forehead is smaller, his cap larger, and his eyes are slightly lower. The painter also decided to paint out the figure's thumb.


Workshop of Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
Dutch, about 1629 - 1630
Oil on canvas
40 1/2 x 34 3/4 in.
84.PA.570