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Clump of trees with a vista: AD.12.39-388

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Clump of trees with a vista


Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1652


II/II. Printed on mould 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 (24mm))
Plate Height 123 mm Width 211 mm
Sheet Height 124 mm Width 222 mm

Techniques used in production

Surface tone

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rembrandt f
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1652.
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: 388
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

Inscription present: unidentified variant

  • Text: Paschal lamb on shield
  • Type: Watermark
  • Text: 388 / 10
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: Lugt 2475

  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: AD.12.39-388
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.39-388
Primary reference Number: 81651
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B222 II/II
Biörklund/Barnard: BB52-D II/II
Lugt: 2475
Old location number: 38.11.16
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 6 February 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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