Collection of prints by Various artists

Collection of 61 prints including works by Durer, Vandyke, Corot and Rembrandt, Ostade, Meryon, Whistler, Rodin, Zorn, Daubigny and Jacque.

Details

Acquired in:
1946
Bequeathed by:
Gaspard Farrer through The Art Fund

The most important works are the etchings by Rembrandt of which 'David at Prayer', 'The Artist's Mother at Table', 'Sheet of Sketches of Saskia', 'Jan Six' and the so-called 'Hundred Guilder Print'. These prints are part of a larger bequest which included pictures, prints, Oriental ceramics and silver plate.

Provenance

The 'Farrer Bequest'.

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000 www.ashmolean.org

Entry details

Permanent collections are free to all
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Tue – Sun, Bank Holiday Mon, 10am – 5pm

Closed 24 – 26 Dec

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