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Title:

The Three Crosses

Maker:

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

Category:

print

Name:

print

Date:

1653

School/Style:

Dutch

Production
Note:

IV/V. Printed on mould side of paper.

Technique(s):

drypoint
engraving
surface tone

Material(s):

black carbon ink; medium; stiff black ink
laid paper; support; chainlines vertical (25mm)

Dimension(s):

height, plate, 386, mm
width, plate, 448, mm
height, sheet, 397, mm
width, sheet, 463, mm

Acquisition:

transferred; 1876; Cambridge University Library

Inscription(s):

signature; image lower centre; printed; Rembrandt. f.
date; image lower centre, following the above; printed; 1653
watermark; Strasbourg Lily with countermark IHS; Ash & Fletcher 36.I.a (watermark) and 25.A.d (countermark)
inscription; verso; graphite; 9; Cambridge University Library album number
stamp; verso; black ink; UNIVERSITY LIBRARY; Lugt 2475
stamp; verso; black ink; AD.20.15-9; Cambridge University Library album number

Alternative
Number(s):

Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish); B78 IV/V
Biörklund/Barnard; BB53-A IV/V
Lugt; 2475
Ash & Fletcher (Rembrandt watermarks); 36.I.a
Ash & Fletcher (Rembrandt watermarks); 25.A.d

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: 12

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: 24

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: 22

Etchings by Rembrandt van Rijn. 1983-11-01 - 1984-02-28
Organiser: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.), UK
Venue: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.)
Catalogue number: 25

Rembrandt and the Passion. Prints by Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669). 1999-03-23 - 1999-06-20
Organiser: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.), UK
Venue: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.)
Catalogue number: 12

Altered States. 2005-01-18 - 2005-05-17
Organiser: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.), UK

Documentation:

Münz, Ludwig. 1952. Rembrandt's etchings: reproductions of the whole original etched work.London?: Phaidon Press
Source Title: `()

vol. 1

Related Object(s):

AD.20.15-7; The Three Crosses
23.K.5-133; The Three Crosses
23.K.5-132; The Three Crosses
23.K.5-131; The Three Crosses

Accession:

Object Number: AD.20.15-9
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 81395; input: 2002-10-15; modified: 2005-02-21)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/81395