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The Flute player: AD.12.40-98

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Flute player
L'Espiègle

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 1642 : Signed and dated from state II/IV. This impression cut, so that the signature and date are missing.

Note

IV/IV.

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 96 mm Width 134.5 mm
Sheet Height 96 mm Width 134.5 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint
Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 98
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: Lugt 2475

  • Text: UNIVERSITY LIBRARY
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: AD.12.40-98
  • Location: Verso, below the above
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.40-98
Primary reference Number: 46744
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B188 IV/IV
Biörklund/Barnard: BB42-D IV/V
Lugt: 2475
Old location number: 38.9.ADD1
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 1 February 2021 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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