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Title:

Abraham Francen, apothecary

Maker:

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

Category:

print

Name:

print

Date:

circa 1657

School/Style:

Dutch

Production
Note:

VIII/X. Reworked after Rembrandt.

Technique(s):

etching
drypoint
engraving

Material(s):

black carbon ink; medium
laid paper; support

Dimension(s):

height, plate, 158, mm
width, plate, 210, mm
height, sheet, 159, mm
width, sheet, 212, mm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1816; Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

Notes(s):

The sitter was an apothecary and collector of art, and one of Rembrandt's closest friends.

Alternative
Number(s):

Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish); B273 VIII/X; 1969
Biƶrklund/Barnard; BB57-2 VIII/X; 1955

Related Object(s):

AD.12.39-186; Abraham Francen, apothecary
AD.12.38-1; Abraham Francen, apothecary
23.K.5-357; Abraham Francen, apothecary
23.K.5-358; Abraham Francen, apothecary

Accession:

Object Number: 23.K.5-356
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 82213; input: 2003-01-03; modified: 2011-11-15)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/82213





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