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Christ and the Woman of Samaria: An arched print: AD.12.39-63

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Christ and the Woman of Samaria: An arched print


Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)


History note: Prosper Henry Lankrink (Lugt 2090), sold 8 May and following days 1693 or 22 February and following days 1694.

Acquisition and important dates

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


1657 - 1658


III/III. Printed on Japanese paper.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black ink
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of Japanese paper Plate: Height 124 mm Width 160 mm
Sheet: Height 134 mm Width 171 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rembrandt / f.
  • Location: Image left, on the wall below Christ
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Signature
  • Text: 1658.
  • Location: Image left, on the wall below Christ
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Date

Inscription present: Lugt 2090

  • Text: PHL
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Stamp

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.39-63
Primary reference Number: 44115
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B70 III/III
Biörklund/Barnard: BB57-B III/III
Lugt: 2090
Old location number: 38.7.26b
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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

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