Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn / The Angel Appearing to the Shepherds / 1634Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn
The Angel Appearing to the Shepherds

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Creator Name: Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn
Creator Nationality: European; Dutch
Creator Name-CRT: Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn
Title: The Angel Appearing to the Shepherds
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1634
Creation End Date: 1634
Creation Date: 1634
Object Type: Prints
Materials and Techniques: Etching, engraving and drypoint printed in black ink on cream laid paper
Dimensions: 26.2 cm x 21.9 cm
AMICA Contributor: The Detroit Institute of Arts
Owner Location: Detroit, Michigan, USA
ID Number: 2001.1
Credit Line: Founders Society Purchase Alan, Marianne and Marc Schwartz Fund, Graphic Arts Council Purchase Fund, Matilda R. Wilson Fund, and Josephine and Ernest Kanzler Fund
Copyright: Copyright The Detroit Institute of Arts
AMICA ID: DIA_.2001.1
AMICA Library Year: 2002
Media Metadata Rights: ? The Detroit Institute of Arts

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