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Christ presented to the People: 23.K.5-130

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Current Location: In storage


Christ presented to the People


Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn




History note: Pierre Remy (Lugt 2136)

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1655



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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of Oriental paper
Plate Height 358 mm Width 452 mm
Sheet Height 362 mm Width 454 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rembrandt f
  • Location: Image centre right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1655.
  • Location: Image centre right, following the above
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: 130
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: Lugt 2136

  • Text: P Remy 1759
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Inscription

Inscription present: Lugt 932

  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: 23.K.5-130
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.K.5-130
Primary reference Number: 81399
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B76 VII/VIII
Biƶrklund/Barnard: BB55-A VI/VII
Lugt: 932
Lugt: 2136
Old location number: 38.12.18
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 23 March 2023 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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