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Title:

Studies of the head of Saskia and others

Maker:

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn; printmaker; Dutch artist, 1606-1669

Category:

print

Name:

print

Date:

1636

School/Style:

Dutch

Period:

17th Century

Production
Note:

Only State.

Technique:

etching

Material(s):

black carbon ink; medium
laid paper; support

Dimension(s):

height, plate, 151, mm
width, plate, 126, mm
height, sheet, 166, mm
width, sheet, 140, mm

Acquisition:

transferred; 1876; Cambridge University Library

Notes:

One of the earliest impressions, with zig-zag lines visible on the forehead of the woman at the lower centre.

Inscription(s):

signature; image lower left; printed; Rembrandt. f
date; image lower left; printed; 1636

Alternative
Number(s):

New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish); 157 I/II; 2013
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish); B365 Only state; 1969
Biƶrklund/Barnard; BB36-B Only state; 1955

Exhibition(s):

Etchings and drawings by Rembrandt van Ryn (1606-1669). An Exhibition to commemorate the 350th anniversary of his birth.. 1956-03-14 - 1956-07-01
Organiser: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.), UK
Venue: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.)
Catalogue number: 35b

Etchings by Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) from the Museum collections. 1966-01 - 1966-03
Organiser: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.), UK
Venue: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.)
Catalogue number: 6b

Tercentenary Exhibition of prints and drawings by Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669). 1969-07 - 1969-10
Organiser: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.), UK
Venue: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.)
Catalogue number: 6b

Rembrandt and Saskia. 2006-11-11 - 2007-03
Organiser: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.), UK
Catalogue number: 51

Related Object:

23.K.5-445; Studies of the head of Saskia and others

Accession:

Object Number: AD.12.38-167
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 41598; input: 2002-02-11; modified: 2014-03-19)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/41598





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