Skip to main content

Lieven Willemsz Van Coppenol, Writing-Master: the larger plate: AD.20.15-12

An image of Print

Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Colours in this image

Object information

Titles

Lieven Willemsz Van Coppenol, Writing-Master: the larger plate

Maker(s)

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1658

Note

I/VI. Printed on Japanese paper. Background rubbed over with black chalk.

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Black chalk
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of Japanese paper ( Laid down onto mount) Plate Height 338 mm Width 289 mm
Sheet Height 373 mm Width 298 mm

Techniques used in production

Etching : Background rubbed with black chalk with a texture that looks as though it was rubbed over a textile
Drypoint Engraving Drawing

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Coppenol
  • Location: Lower centre
  • Method of creation: Graphite

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.20.15-12
Primary reference Number: 46750
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B283 I/VI
Biörklund/Barnard: BB58-F I/VI
Old location number: 38.12.1
Stable URI

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

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Lieven Willemsz Van Coppenol, Writing-Master: the larger plate" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/46750 Accessed: 2022-05-25 14:37:26

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/46750 |title=Lieven Willemsz Van Coppenol, Writing-Master: the larger plate |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-05-25 14:37:26|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

                <div class="text-center my-3">
                    <figure class="figure">
                        <img src="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/pdp/pdp81/AD_20_15_12_1_201802_sjc288_dc2.jpg"
                        alt="Lieven Willemsz Van Coppenol, Writing-Master: the larger plate"
                        class="img-fluid" />
                        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Lieven Willemsz Van Coppenol, Writing-Master: the larger plate</figcaption>
                    </figure>
                </div>
            

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...