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Sheet of studies, with a woman lying ill in bed, etc.: AD.12.39-348

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Sheet of studies, with a woman lying ill in bed, etc.


Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn




Fragment showing old man and old woman leaning on sticks

Measurements and weight

Height: 50 mm
Width: 29 mm

Relative size of this object

2.9 m5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa 1641 CE - 1642 CE


Only state. Cut from the same impression as AD.12.39-136.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 348
  • Location: Upper centre
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: 348
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: Lugt 2475

  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: AD.12.39-348
  • Location: Verso, below the above
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.39-348
Primary reference Number: 42426
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B369 Only state
Biörklund/Barnard: BB38-2 Only state
Lugt: 2475
Old location number: 38.3.13**
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 1 February 2021 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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