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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1981.126
People
School of Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn, Dutch (Leiden 1606 - 1669 Amsterdam)
Title
Joseph Interpreting Pharaoh's Dreams
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
17th century
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/294914
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown and black ink, gray wash, and black chalk, on cream antique laid paper, with a framing line in brown ink
Dimensions
20 × 30.7 cm (7 7/8 × 12 1/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, lower left, graphite: Jacob Dewet / #7
  • watermark: foolscap with five points and 4 and three balls below [closest to Churchill 341 (1644), compare also Heawood 1923 (Dutch, 1645)]
Provenance
[Benjamin A. Rifkin, Binghamton, NY], sold; to Fogg Art Museum, 1981.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Paul J. Sachs Memorial Fund and Alfred Bader Fund
Accession Year
1981
Object Number
1981.126
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Subjects and Contexts

Dutch, Flemish, & Netherlandish Drawings

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