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Identification and Creation
Object Number
G4912
People
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn, Dutch (Leiden 1606 - 1669 Amsterdam)
Title
Adam and Eve
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1638
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/279777
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Etching on off-white antique laid paper
Technique
Etching
Dimensions
plate: 16.2 × 11.6 cm (6 3/8 × 4 9/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: in plate, lower margin: Rembrandt . f. 1638.
  • collector's mark: verso, black stamp: GALICHON [within an oval borderline; Emile Galichon (Lugt 1058)]
  • collector's mark: verso, gray stamp: Q. A. O. [within an oblong borderline; Alexandre Borisovitch Lobanoff-Rostovsky (Lugt 2005)]
  • collector's mark: verso, purple stamp with graphite numbers within: [Gray Collection accesion stamp (Lugt 4836)] 4912
  • inscription: verso, graphite: B 28
  • watermark: [partial illegible watermark, laid paper of 17th c. type]
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
ii/ii
Standard Reference Number
New Hollstein 168, Bartsch 28, Hind 159, Rovinski 28
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gray Collection of Engravings Fund
Object Number
G4912
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Ivan Gaskell, Rembrandt and the Aesthetics of Technique, brochure, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2006), checklist

Exhibition History

Rembrandt and the Aesthetics of Technique, Harvard University Art Museums, Busch-Reisinger Museum, 09/09/2006 - 12/10/2006

32Q: 3620 University Study Gallery, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/11/2015 - 05/10/2015

Adam and Eve, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/01/2018 - 01/06/2019

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