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View of Amsterdam: AD.12.39-382

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Current Location: In storage


View of Amsterdam


Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn



Acquisition and important dates

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


17th Century
Circa 1640 CE - Circa 1641 CE


Only state

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( thick; chainlines horizontal (approx 23mm))
Plate Height 112 mm Width 153 mm
Sheet Height 119 mm Width 162 mm

Techniques used in production

Sulphur tint

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Foolscap with five-pointed collar

  • Type: Watermark
  • Text: 382
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

Inscription present: Lugt 2475

  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: AD.12.39-382
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.39-382
Primary reference Number: 81505
New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 203
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B210 Only state
Biörklund/Barnard: BB40-4 Only state
Lugt: 2475
Ash & Fletcher (Rembrandt watermarks): 19.K.a
Old location number: 38.10.2
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 18 March 2021 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) "View of Amsterdam" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-12-10 10:38:42

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