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Print, The Angel Appearing to the Shepherds, 1634

This is a Print. It was created by Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn. It is dated 1634. Its medium is etching on laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was bequest of George Campbell Cooper. It is credited Bequest of George Campbell Cooper.

Its dimensions are

26.3 x 22 cm (10 3/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in plate, lower right: Rembrandt f. 1634

Cite this object as

Print, The Angel Appearing to the Shepherds, 1634; Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669); Netherlands; etching on laid paper; 26.3 x 22 cm (10 3/8 x 8 11/16 in.); Bequest of George Campbell Cooper; 1896-3-150

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