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Landscape with a cow: 23.K.5-324

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Landscape with a cow


Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


Production date: circa AD 1650 : Late impression. Paper bears a watermark for 1742.


II/II. Printed from the reworked plate.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( chainlines vertical (approx. 30mm))
Plate Height 105 mm Width 130 mm
Sheet Height 105 mm Width 130 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: RICHARD / RGNE [part of AUVERGNE] 1742 / FIN

  • Type: Watermark
  • Text: 324
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: 228
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

Inscription present: Lugt 932

  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: 23.K.5-324
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.K.5-324
Primary reference Number: 81781
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B237 II/II (reworked plate)
Biörklund/Barnard: BB50-1 II/II (reworked plate)
Lugt: 932
Ash & Fletcher (Rembrandt watermarks): 39.F.a
Heawood: 3407
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 13 May 2019 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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