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Christ crucified between the two thieves: oval plate: 23.K.5-134

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Object information

Titles

Christ crucified between the two thieves: oval plate

Maker(s)

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1641

Note

I/II. Printed on felt side of paper.

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( chainlines horizontal (28mm)) Plate Height 136 mm Width 100 mm
Sheet Height 143 mm Width 106 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint Etching

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Lugt 932

  • Text: FITZWILLIAM COLLECTION
  • Location: Verso (x 2)
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: 23.K.5-134
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: 134
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 78-
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.K.5-134
Primary reference Number: 81183
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B79 I/II
Biörklund/Barnard: BB41-2 I/II
Lugt: 932
Old location number: 38.6.4b
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 19 March 2021 Last processed: Thursday 26 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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