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A bridge across a stream; a narrow stream with path at left running beneath the bridge, flanked by high trees, a figure on the road at far left.
Pen and brown ink with watercolour, touched with graphite.
Verso: a slight sketch of a tree; see also under Inscriptions.
Watermark: 'IHS' (not very clear).
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Height: 224 millimetres
Width: 341 millimetres (chain lines horizontal, range between 25 & 28mm apart)
- Curator's comments
- Entry from Martin Royalton-Kisch, 'Catalogue of drawings by Rembrandt and his school', 2010, Anthonie van Borssom, cat. no.8:
See the note to cat. no.7 (Oo,10.189). The same, or a very similar bridge appears in a painting by van Borssom of a 'Tree-lined Road by a River'.
 Sumowski, 'Gemälde', I, 1983, no.198, repr. (sold London, Sotheby's, 13 December, 1978, lot 287, repr.).
London, 1915, p.65, no.12; Sumowski, 1979 etc., II, 1979, no.303, repr.; Amsterdam, 1981, p.105.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1958 Apr, BM, Eight centuries of landscape ... water-colours, under no.22.
- Good, apart from some brown smudging in the sky, upper right and centre right edge.
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- Acquisition notes
- Nicola Francesco Haym; Earl Spencer; Richard Payne Knight, by whom bequeathed, 1824.
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