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Abraham's Sacrifice: AD.12.39-57

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Abraham's Sacrifice


Printmaker: Dou, Gerrit
Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (After)



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1655


Reversed copy after Rembrandt.

School or Style


Components of the work

Plate Height 157 mm Width 128 mm
Sheet Height 199 mm Width 156 mm

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.39-57
Primary reference Number: 44100
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B5 Only state
Old location number: 38.7.17b
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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