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A Canal with a Large Boat and Bridge


A landscape etching by Rembrandt.  A boat is seen in the center and right foreground with a bridge in the left foreground.  A tree takes up the entire right edge of the piece.  The boat looks like it is tied to a dock that is on a canal.  A town is in the background amongst trees and hills.

Artist: Rembrandt Harmenszoon Van Rijn (1606 - 1669)

Title: A Canal with a Large Boat and Bridge

Medium: Etching on paper

Dates: 1650

Dimensions: 3.25 in. x 4.25 in.

Signature/Inscription: Rembrandt 1650; In plate - Lower left

Culture: Dutch

Accession Number: A1959.6.13

Credit: Gift of Henry Schnakenberg in Memory of Daniel Schnakenberg

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