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Landscape with trees, farm buildings and a tower: AD.12.39-244

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Landscape with trees, farm buildings and a tower


Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1651


III/IV. Printed on mould side of paper prepared with a pink-grey wash.

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( chainlines horizontal (24mm). Splashes of wash on the verso) Plate Height 122 mm Width 320 mm
Sheet Height 128 mm Width 326 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 244
  • Location: Centre right
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: 12
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 244
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: Lugt 2475

  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: AD.12.39-244
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.39-244
Primary reference Number: 81740
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B223 III/IV
Biörklund/Barnard: BB50-4 III/IV
Lugt: 2475
Old location number: 38.10.26
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 18 March 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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