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The quacksalver: 23.K.5-212

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The quacksalver

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1635

Note

Only state.

School or Style

Dutch

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 76 mm Width 37 mm
Sheet Height 76 mm Width 37 mm

Techniques used in production

Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Rembrandt. f.
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1635
  • Location: Image lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: 6/
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 127
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Text: 212
  • 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.5-212
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Stamp

Identification numbers

Accession number: 23.K.5-212
Primary reference Number: 86476
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): B129 Only state
Biörklund/Barnard: BB35-G Only state
Lugt: 932
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 27 January 2021 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

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) "The quacksalver" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/86476 Accessed: 2022-12-02 16:35:26

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