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Ragged peasant with his hands behind him, holding a stick: AD.12.39-264

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Current Location: In storage


Ragged peasant with his hands behind him, holding a stick


Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1630 : Date from Hollstein



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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 93 mm Width 76 mm
Sheet Height 93 mm Width 76 mm

Techniques used in production

Surface tone

Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.39-264
Primary reference Number: 41470
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B172 I/VI
Biörklund/Barnard: BB30-7 I/VI
Old location number: 38.2.24d
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 1 February 2021 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

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

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