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The Flight into Egypt

ca. 1653
17th century
212 x 281 mm (8.3 x 11.1 in.)

Rembrandt van Rijn, Dutch, (1606–1669)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching, engraving, and drypoint on laid paper
State: Sixth of seven states
Print impression quality: Good
Marks: Watermark previously recorded as “circular crest, approximately 60 mm. diameter”; not matched with any mark in Ash and Fletcher’s Concordance. For student research on watermarks in the DAC’s Rembrandt holdings, using Nancy Ash and Shelley Fletcher’s concordance of Watermarks in Rembrandt’s Prints (Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art, 1998), see object file “Rembrandt Watermarks 2000.”
Marks: Watermark: Legible fragment along top margin, consisting of a double-banded, nonparallel arc with writing or decoration between bands and stylized daisy shape below
Bibliography: Bartsch 56; Hind 266; White and Boon sixth of seven states.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1941
Accession Number: 1941.D1.30

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  • Bible
  • landscapes (representations) - Use for creative works that depict outdoor scenes where the picture is dominated by the configuration, visual and aesthetic, of the land, bodies of water, and natural elements. When the ocean or other large body of water dominates the picture, use "seascapes." For images that are more documentary than creative, prefer "views" or "topographical views." For actual areas of land having certain notable characteristics, use "landscapes (environments)." [January 1993 scope note added; related term added. April 1991 descriptor moved; lead-in term added; descriptor changed, was "landscapes"; alternate term changed, was 'landscape'.]
  • New Testament
  • print states
  • religions
  • religious art - Use broadly for art depicting religious subjects or for art used in worship. [September 1993 descriptor added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 212 x 281 mm (8.3 x 11.1 in.)

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