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Landscape with a cow: AD.12.39-401

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Object information

Titles

Landscape with a cow

Maker(s)

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

17th Century
Production date: circa AD 1650

Note

II/II. Printed on mould side of paper.

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( chainlines vertical (24.5mm)) Plate Height 104 mm Width 129 mm
Sheet Height 113 mm Width 139 mm

Techniques used in production

Drypoint Surface tone Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Location: Image upper left corner
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Fingerprint
  • Text: 401
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite

Inscription present: Lugt 2475

  • Text: UNIVERSITY LIBRARY
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: AD.12.39-401
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.12.39-401
Primary reference Number: 81778
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B237 II/II
Biörklund/Barnard: BB50-1 II/II
Lugt: 2475
Old location number: 38.10.30
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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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Landscape with a cow" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/81778 Accessed: 2022-06-27 22:01:41

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