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The Flight into Egypt: Crossing a brook: AD.12.40-67

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Titles

The Flight into Egypt: Crossing a brook

Maker(s)

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1654

Note

Only state

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Plate Height 94 mm Width 144 mm
Sheet Height 97 mm Width 147 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rembrandt.f.
  • Location: Image, lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1654
  • Location: Image lower left, following the above
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.40-67
Primary reference Number: 44081
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B55
Biörklund/Barnard: BB54-D
Old location number: 38.7.4
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 1 February 2021 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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