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Landscape with a square tower: 23.K.5-299

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Object information

Titles

Landscape with a square tower

Maker(s)

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

Dating

17th Century
Production date: CE 1650

Note

III/IV.

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Black ink
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support: composed of laid paper ( chainlines vertical (23mm)) Plate: Height 87 mm Width 157 mm
Sheet: Height 87 mm Width 157 mm

Techniques used in production

Pen and ink Drypoint Sulphur tint Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rembrandt. f.
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Signature
  • Text: 1650
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Date
  • Text: 161
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: No 210
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: 299 / 9
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: No 210
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: Lugt 932

  • Text: FITZWILLIAM COLLECTION
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Stamp
  • Text: 23.K.5-299
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Stamp

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.K.5-299
Primary reference Number: 81640
New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 250 III/III
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B218 III/IV
Biörklund/Barnard: BB50-C III/IV
Lugt: 932
Old location number: 38.11.2
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 12 March 2021 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Print" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/81640 Accessed: 2021-06-21 18:30:34

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{{cite web|url=https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/81640|title=Print|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2021-06-21 18:30:34|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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