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Ephraim Bonus, Jewish Physician: P.2258-R

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Current Location: In storage


Ephraim Bonus, Jewish Physician


Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn




History note: Johann Karl Brönner (Lugt 307), bequeathed as part of his collection to the to the Frankfurt city museum in April, 1810; transferred to the Frankfurt library and in 1870 to the Städel Institute, later the Staedelsches Kunstinstitut (Lugt 2396 - used for duplicates); sold as a duplicate, 5 October and 5 following days, by C. G. Boerner, Leipzig.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley


Production date: AD 1647



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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 241 mm Width 177 mm
Sheet Height 243 mm Width 179 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rembrandt f.
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1647
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: / F. C.
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: Lugt 307

  • Text: BRÖNNERS VERMACHTNISS printed as a circle, the letter 'B' in the centre
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

Inscription present: Lugt 2396

  • Text: TILGUNGS - STEMPEL within a circle
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2258-R
Primary reference Number: 42486
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B278 II/II
Biörklund/Barnard: BB47-A II/II
Lugt: 307
Lugt: 2396
Old location number: 38.3.23*
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 11 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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