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Jean-Baptiste-Pierre Le Brun after circle of Rembrandt

Un philosophe écrivant, 1790 gedateerd
Amsterdam, Rijksprentenkabinet
<a class="recordlink artists" href="/explore/artists/48679" title="Jean-Baptiste-Pierre Le Brun"><span class="text">Jean-Baptiste-Pierre Le Brun</span></a> after circle of <a class="recordlink artists" href="/explore/artists/66219" title="Rembrandt"><span class="text">Rembrandt</span></a>
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Object information
Object category
reproductive print
Physical connection
Reference in ‘composite artworks’: artworks that are/were connected, such as alterpieces, decorative pieces incorporated in panelling, and works of art that were intended to be displayed together, such as pendants and series.
Support/medium
paper, etching, inkt
Shape/dimensions
rectangle (portrait format) 157 x 137 mm
dimensions platemark: 244 x 205 mm (Le Brun 1792-1796, vol. 2 (1792), p. 2)
Signature/inscription
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • inscription lower left: Rembrandt pinxit.
  • inscription lower right: Gravé par J.B.P. Le Brun Peintre et Md. 1790.
  • inscription lower center: Un Philosophe écrivant / Gravé d'après le Tableau de Rembrandt, Peint sur cuivre de même grandeur que / l'Estampe. Tiré du Cabinet du Citoyen Le Brun, Peintre et Md. de Tableaux. / A Paris chez l'auteur, rue du Gros Chenet no. 47, et chez Poignant, rue Serpente no. 14. [weapon in the centre of the print]
Date
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dated 1790 (1790)
Created in
Paris
Print/illustration included in
Le Brun 1792-1796, vol. 2 (1792), p. 5, print on p. 2
Artistically related
Artistically related to other work
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Provenance
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Documentation
Entered on: 2011-09-22; Last modification: 2017-10-23

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