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Virgin and Child in the clouds: AD.12.38-36

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Virgin and Child in the clouds

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

Entities

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1641

Note

Only State.

School or Style

Dutch

Components of the work

Plate Height 168 mm Width 106 mm
Sheet Height 192 mm Width 132 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint
Surface tone
Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rembrandt f.
  • Location: Image lower left centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1641
  • Location: Image lower left centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.38-36
Primary reference Number: 43928
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B61 Only state
Biörklund/Barnard: BB41-H Only state
Old location number: 38.5.22b
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 4 July 2022 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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