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Beggars receiving alms at the door of a house: AD.12.38-50

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Object information

Titles

Beggars receiving alms at the door of a house

Maker(s)

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 1648

Note

III/III. Later impression, perhaps reworked by Watelet.

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Red ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of laid paper Plate: Height 165 mm Width 128 mm
Sheet: Height 178 mm Width 144 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint Engraving Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rembrandt. f.
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Signature
  • Text: 1648.
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.38-50
Primary reference Number: 46717
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B176 III/III
Biörklund/Barnard: BB48-C III/III
Old location number: 38.9.3b
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 28 January 2021 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Print" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/46717 Accessed: 2021-12-06 20:31:59

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