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Bust of an old man with a fur cap and flowing beard, nearly full face, eyes direct: AD.12.40-91

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Bust of an old man with a fur cap and flowing beard, nearly full face, eyes direct


Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Transferred (1876) by Cambridge University Library


Production date: circa AD/CE 1631


II/II. Printed from the plate when very worn.

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of laid paper Plate: Height 63 mm Width 54 mm
Sheet: Height 74 mm Width 65 mm

Techniques used in production


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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.40-91
Primary reference Number: 40747
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B312 II/II
Biörklund/Barnard: BB31-7 II/II
Old location number: 38.1.26c
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 1 February 2021 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Print" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-01-27 00:09:10

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