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The Angel departing from the family of Tobias: AD.12.38-54

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Angel departing from the family of Tobias

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1641

Note

II/IV.

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( print laid down on backing sheet)
Plate Height 103 mm Width 153 mm
Sheet Height 103 mm Width 153 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint
Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rembrandt f
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1641
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: 54
  • Location: Verso [on backing sheet]
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: Lugt 2475

  • Text: UNIVERSITY LIBRARY
  • Location: Verso [on backing sheet]
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: AD.12.38-54
  • Location: Verso, below the above [on backing sheet]
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.38-54
Primary reference Number: 43942
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B43 II/IV
Biƶrklund/Barnard: BB41-G II/IV
Lugt: 2475
Old location number: 38.5.24**
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 28 January 2021 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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "The Angel departing from the family of Tobias" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/43942 Accessed: 2024-07-14 01:03:37

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