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Jews in the synagogue: AD.12.38-4

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Current Location: In storage


Jews in the synagogue
The Betrayal of Judas (?)


Printmaker: Basan, Pierre François
Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Reworked after)



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1648 : 18th century impression. Hollstein suggests that the additions to state III are eighteenth century.



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Black carbon ink

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Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 72 mm Width 130 mm
Sheet Height 86 mm Width 138 mm

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  • Text: Rembrandt. f.
  • Location: Image upper left centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1648
  • Location: Image upper left centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.38-4
Primary reference Number: 46727
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B126 III/III
Biörklund/Barnard: BB48-D II/II
Old location number: 38.9.4b
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

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

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