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Christ presented to the People: AD.20.15-3

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Current Location: In storage


Christ presented to the People


Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Transferred (1876) by Cambridge University Library


Production date: AD 1655


VIII/VIII. Printed on felt [?] side of paper.

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( chainlines horizontal (32mm)) Plate Height 358 mm Width 454 mm
Sheet Height 364 mm Width 460 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: 3
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: Lugt 2475

  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: AD.20.15-3
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.20.15-3
Primary reference Number: 81400
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B76 VIII/VIII
Biörklund/Barnard: BB55-A VII/VII
Lugt: 2475
Old location number: 38.12.19
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 3 September 2021 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

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

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