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A garden scene, with two rabbits and two birds, leaf from the Van Borssom sketchbook
Black chalk, the quill pen outlines are sometimes worked up with the reed pen with an effect like brown wash, the composition is drawn within a free-hand framing-line
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Height: 231 millimetres (page)
Width: 175 millimetres (chain lines horizontal, 24/25mm apart)
- Curator's comments
- For further information see f.1 of the Van Borssom sketchbook, 1854,0628.111.1.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1992, BM, Drawings by Rembrandt and his Circle, (folios 16 verso and 17 recto, not in catalogue).
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- Acquisition notes
- 1854,0628.81 to 117 were purchased from Tiffin and the register records that they were all drawings that he had bought on his own account at the Woodburn sale. The Bill Book gives prices and agrees that all of them came from the Woodburn sale. Neither source gives the lot numbers. The van Borssum sketchbook is one that can be positively identified.
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