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Jan Asselyn, painter ('Krabbetje'): 23.K.5-366

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Current Location: In storage


Jan Asselyn, painter ('Krabbetje')


Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1647 : Dated 16[??], the last two digits illegible.



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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 215 mm Width 170 mm
Sheet Height 215 mm Width 170 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rembrandt / ft
  • Location: Image lower right corner
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 16[??] [the last two digits illegible]
  • Location: Image lower right corner
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.K.5-366
Primary reference Number: 82171
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B277 III/III
Biörklund/Barnard: BB47-1 III/III
Old location number: 38.3.28
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 27 June 2022 Last processed: Monday 15 January 2024

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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