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Image of View of Amsterdam from the North West

Rembrandt van Rijn
Dutch, 1606–1669

View of Amsterdam from the North West

about 1640

Object Type: Print
Creation Place: Northern Europe, Dutch
4 7/8 in. x 6 in. (12.38 cm x 15.24 cm)
Medium and Support: Etching on cream laid paper
Accession Number: 1999.0007.0085

Credit Line: Gift of Jean K. Weil in memory of Adolph "Bucks" Weil, Jr.

This view of the skyline of Amsterdam is probably one of the artist's earliest landscape etchings. He may have made the work in situ, from a site on the Kadijk, which ran up the northeastern edge of the city. Scholars have determined that while the scale of the buildings is not accurate, their order appears to be.

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