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Landscape with a hay barn and a flock of sheep: AD.12.39-397

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Landscape with a hay barn and a flock of sheep

Maker(s)

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1650

Note

II/II. Printed on mould side of paper prepared with a buff-grey wash.

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Wash
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( chainlines horizontal (24mm)) Plate Height 83 mm Width 176 mm
Sheet Height 89 mm Width 180 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint Sulphur tint Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rembrandt f
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1650
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date

Inscription present: Unidentified variant

  • Text: Foolscap [cut]
  • Type: Watermark
  • Text: 397 / 9
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: Lugt 2475

  • Text: UNIVERSITY LIBRARY
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: AD.12.39-397
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.39-397
Primary reference Number: 81746
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B224 II/II
Biörklund/Barnard: BB52-A II/II
Lugt: 2475
Old location number: 38.10.33
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 15 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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