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Landscape with an obelisk: AD.12.39-403

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Landscape with an obelisk

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

17th Century
Production date: circa AD 1650

Note

II/II. Printed on mould side of paper. Two printer's creases.

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( thin paper; chainlines vertical (24mm))
Sheet Height 100 mm Width 171 mm
Plate Height 84 mm Width 160 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint
Sulphur tint
Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 403
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: Lugt 2475

  • Text: UNIVERSITY LIBRARY
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: AD.12.39-403
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.39-403
Primary reference Number: 81757
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B227 II/II
Biörklund/Barnard: BB50-3 II/II
Lugt: 2475
Old location number: 38.11.6
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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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