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The Angel departing from the family of Tobias: P.2264-R

Object information


The Angel departing from the family of Tobias


Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Charrington, John


Production date: AD 1641



School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper Plate Height 103 mm Width 154 mm
Sheet Height 105 mm Width 156 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rembrandt f
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1641
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2264-R
Primary reference Number: 43937
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B43 I/IV
Biörklund/Barnard: BB41-G I/IV
Old location number: 38.5.24*
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 1 February 2021 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "The Angel departing from the family of Tobias" Web page available at: Accessed: 2022-05-17 18:14:38

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