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Sheet of studies: Head of the artist, a beggar couple, heads of an old man and old woman, etc.: AD.12.39-252

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Sheet of studies: Head of the artist, a beggar couple, heads of an old man and old woman, etc.

Maker(s)

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1632

Note

II/II.

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper Plate Height 100 mm Width 105 mm
Sheet Height 102 mm Width 108 mm

Techniques used in production

Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 252
  • Location: Upper centre
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.39-252
Primary reference Number: 41607
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B363 II/II
Biörklund/Barnard: BB32-1 II/II
Old location number: 38.3.8a
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 4 July 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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