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Bust of an old man with flowing beard and white sleeve: AD.12.38-235

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Bust of an old man with flowing beard and white sleeve


Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1630


Only state.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 72 mm Width 64 mm
Sheet Height 88 mm Width 80 mm

Techniques used in production

Surface tone

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.38-235
Primary reference Number: 40893
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B291 Only state
Biörklund/Barnard: BB30-10 Only state
Old location number: 38.1.11a
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 4 July 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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