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Title:

The Descent from the Cross by torchlight

Maker:

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

Category:

print

Name:

print

Date:

1654

School/Style:

Dutch

Production
Note:

Only State. Printed on felt side of paper. Late impression, after burr had worn from plate, and after diagonal hatching had been added with the burin in the top right hand corner.

Technique(s):

etching
drypoint

Material(s):

black carbon ink; medium
laid paper; support; chainlines horizontal (27mm)

Dimension(s):

height, plate, 210, mm
width, plate, 161, mm
height, sheet, 215, mm
width, sheet, 167, mm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1816; Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

Inscription(s):

signature; image lower left; printed; Rembrandt. f. ['a' reversed]
date; image lower left, following the above; printed; 1654
stamp; verso; black ink; FITZWILLIAM COLLECTION; Lugt 932
stamp; verso; black ink; 23.K.5-144; Fitzwilliam album number
; verso; graphite; 144
; verso; graphite; No 86

Alternative
Number(s):

Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish); B83; 1969
Biƶrklund/Barnard; BB54-G; 1955
Lugt; 932

Exhibition(s):

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: 27

Related Object(s):

AD.12.39-28; The Descent from the Cross by torchlight
AD.12.39-29; The Descent from the Cross by torchlight
AD.12.38-17; The Descent from the Cross by torchlight

Accession:

Object Number: 23.K.5-144
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 81229; input: 2002-09-26; modified: 2010-10-27)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/81229





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