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The Holy Family sleeping, with angels: PD.42-1961

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Holy Family sleeping, with angels

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

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Notes

History note: Sir E.J. Poynter (Lugt 874), his sale, Sotheby's, 25 April 1918, lot 286; bt. Agnew for C.B.O. Clarke; Louis C.G. Clarke

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1960.

Measurements and weight

Height: 173 mm
Width: 212 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1961) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray

Dating

Production date: AD 1645

Note

Related to the painting in the Hermitage, St Petersburg [Bredius/Gerson no.570]

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Bodycolour
Brown ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Pen and brown ink, with corrections in bodycolour, on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: R.v.R. / No.8 / lot 286 / no.5
  • Location: On inner mount

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.42-1961
Primary reference Number: 5034
Lugt: 874
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 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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