Double portrait of the Mennonite preacher Cornelis Claesz Anslo and his wife Aeltje Gerritsdr Schouten, 1641 gedateerd
Berlin, Gemäldegalerie (Staatliche Museen zu [..]
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Object information
Object category
canvas, oil paint
rectangle (landscape) with rounded upper corners 176 x 210 cm
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • signed and dated bottom left of the middle: Rembrandt· f · 1641
  • label on the back: 21
    On the backside: label, 5,5 x 6,7 cm with number "21"
  • label on the back: Zollamtlich abgefertigt/ZOLLAMT / WIESBADEN / HAUPTBAHNHOF
    On the backside: rectangular paper label, green printed characters: "Zollamtlich abgefertigt" and green horizontal bar – over it a round stamp: "ZOLLAMT / WIESBADEN / HAUPTBAHNHOF".
  • label on the back: C.5
    On the backside: Remnants of a small label with canted corners, triple blue borderline, ball-point: "C.5"
  • label on the back: LK16 / große Nische links / -rechts-
    On the backside: label evacuation Bodemuseum: "LK16 / große Nische links / -rechts-"
  • label on the back: [printed] Staatliche Museen Berlin – Gemäldegalerie / Inv.-Nr./ Kat. Nr. [handwritten in black ink] III/464 / 828L / anslo
    On the backside: inventory label: "[printed:] Staatliche Museen Berlin – Gemäldegalerie / Inv.-Nr./ Kat. Nr. [handwritten in black ink] II/464 [Roman and Arabic numerals, divided by a diagonal line] 828L [Arabic numerals] anslo".
  • label on the back: [printed] STAATLICHE MUSEEN BERLIN / GEMÄLDEGALERIE / Kat.-Nr. [typewritten] 828L/Rembrandt /Anslo und seine Frau
    On the backside: inventory label KFM: "[printed] STAATLICHE MUSEEN BERLIN / GEMÄLDEGALERIE / Kat.-Nr. [typewritten] 828L/Rembrandt /Anslo und seine Frau"
  • number on the back: 463 A
    On the backside: inscription in dark brown: "463 A"
  • inscription on the back: III
    On the backside: inscription with pencil: "III"
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dated 1641 (1641)
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Entered on: 2000-10-27; Last modification: 2018-10-04


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