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Presentation in the Temple with the angel: Small plate: 23.K.5-74

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Presentation in the Temple with the angel: Small plate


Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


Production date: AD 1630



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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Plate Height 103 mm Width 78 mm
Sheet Height 103 mm Width 78 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: RHL
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: 1630
  • Location: Plate lower centre, following monogram
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.K.5-74
Primary reference Number: 79856
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B51 II/II
Biörklund/Barnard: BB30-C II/II
Old location number: 38.4.23a
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 25 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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