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Landscape with road beside a canal: 23.K.5-326

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Object information

Titles

Landscape with road beside a canal

Maker(s)

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Measurements and weight

Height: 78 mm
Width: 212 mm

Relative size of this object

21.2 m7.8 m What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1652

Note

Only state. Counterproof.

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( chainlines horizontal (22.5mm))

Techniques used in production

Drypoint Counterproof

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 12
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: G... 1552 / No 2
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 326
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 15 Plk [?]
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: e
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: Lugt 932

  • Text: FITZWILLIAM COLLECTION
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: 23.K.5-326
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.K.5-326
Primary reference Number: 81643
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B221 Only state
Biörklund/Barnard: BB52-6 Only state
Lugt: 932
Old location number: 38.11.14b
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 15 March 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) "Landscape with road beside a canal" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/81643 Accessed: 2022-06-27 21:55:27

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