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The Good Samaritan: 23.K.5-126

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Current Location: In storage


The Good Samaritan


Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn




History note: Robert Dighton (Lugt 727)

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1633 : Signed and dated by Rembrandt in state IV.



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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 250 mm Width 207 mm
Sheet Height 250 mm Width 207 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Lugt 727

  • Text: 'D' within a palette
  • Location: Image upper right
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.K.5-126
Primary reference Number: 82229
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B90 I/IV
Biörklund/Barnard: BB33-A II/V
Lugt: 727
Old location number: 38.4.27
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 23 May 2022 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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