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Portrait of a woman wearing pearl earrings: P.11726-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Portrait of a woman wearing pearl earrings
Etchings after paintings by Rembrandt


Printmaker: Hess, Carl Ernst
Painter: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (After)




From a series of nine etchings after paintings by Rembrandt in the Düsseldorf collection

Acquisition and important dates

by Unknown


18th century
Production date: before AD 1790


Rembrandt's name in the image, Hess's name and the coat of arms in the margin. Numbered '213' in graphite at the lower right corner.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.11726-R
Primary reference Number: 170009
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Thursday 2 March 2023

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

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