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Faust. A Scholar in his study, by Rembrandt

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An image of Faust. A Scholar in his study. Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669). Etching, drypoint, engraving, black carbon ink on laid paper, height, plate, 209 mm, width, plate, 161 mm, height, sheet, 212 mm, width, sheet, 164 mm, circa 1652. Production Note: II/III. Alternative Number(s): Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish); B270 II/III; 1969. Biörklund/Barnard; BB52-4 II/III; 1955.

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Faust. A Scholar in his study. Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669). Etching, drypoint, engraving, black carbon ink on laid paper, height, plate, 209 mm, width, plate, 161 mm, height, sheet, 212 mm, width, sheet, 164 mm, circa 1652. Production Note: II/III. Alternative Number(s): Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish); B270 II/III; 1969. Biörklund/Barnard; BB52-4 II/III; 1955.

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  • Accession Number: 23.K.5-348
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/22.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H4D-31
  • Photographer name: Sam Cole
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 794 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 839.94kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 22/1
  • Captured: 2018:02:05 10:12:00

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