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Woman lying on a bed: AD.12.39-163

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Woman lying on a bed

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

17th Century
Production date: AD 1658

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of Oriental paper ( Thick Oriental vellum-like paper, probably Japanese)
Plate Height 80 mm Width 159 mm
Sheet Height 88 mm Width 166 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint
Surface tone
Engraving
Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rembrandt / f.
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1658.
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: 163
  • Location: Upper centre
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Text: 163/8
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: Lugt 2475

  • Text: UNIVERSITY LIBRARY
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: AD.12.39-163
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.39-163
Primary reference Number: 81504
New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 308 II/VI
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B205 II/III
Biörklund/Barnard: BB58-E II/III
Lugt: 2475
Old location number: 38.9.27
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 4 July 2022 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Woman lying on a bed" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/81504 Accessed: 2022-11-30 18:28:52

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