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Landscape with road beside a canal: AD.12.38-262

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Landscape with road beside a canal


Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn




History note: Probably pasted into the Library album between 1751-1770

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1652


Only state.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( chainlines horizontal (22.5mm))
Plate Height 80 mm Width 212 mm
Sheet Height 87 mm Width 220 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Strasbourg lily

  • Type: Watermark
  • Text: No 213
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: 262
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

Inscription present: Lugt 2475

  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: AD.12.38-262
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.38-262
Primary reference Number: 81642
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B221 Only state
Biörklund/Barnard: BB52-6 Only state
Lugt: 2475
Ash & Fletcher (Rembrandt watermarks): 36.E'.a
Old location number: 38.11.13
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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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