Fine Prints and Photography Auction

November 02, 2015

LOT 139
Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)
  • Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)
  • Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

139

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669), Dutch

ANGEL DEPARTING FROM THE FAMILY OF TOBIAS, 1641 [WHITE & BOON, 43: III/IV]

Etching and drypoint on laid paper; signed and dated 1641 in the plate bottom centre, with black ink stamped initials “EU” of collector Edward Vernon Utterson (Lugt, 909) lower left recto. The third state (of four). Matted and unframed.
Plate/Sheet, trimmed to or just outside platemark 4.1" x 6.1" — 10.3 x 15.4 cm.

Estimate $5,000-$7,000

Realised: $3,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

Ex. Coll. Edward Vernon Utterson, London, UK;
Purchased by The Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Accession No. 648, in 1922;
Deaccessioned to benefit art purchases at the AGO

Additional Info:

Department: International Art
Medium: Works on Paper
Nationality: Dutch
Signed