Fine Prints & Photography

October 26 - 31, 2019

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LOT 57
Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)
  • Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)
  • Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)
  • Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)
  • Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)
  • Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669)

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669), Dutch

STUDIES OF THE HEAD OF SASKIA AND OTHERS, 1636 [BARTSCH, 365; HOLL., 365; H. 145; NEW HOLSTEIN, 157]

Etching on laid paper with a partial Foolscap II watermark at the top of the sheet; signed and dated "f.1636" in the plate lower left, inscribed number "365" in pencil to the bottom right recto, with narrow margins trimmed close to the plate mark
Plate/Sheet 5.8 x 5 in — 14.8 x 12.7 cm; 6.1 x 5 in — 15.4 x 12.8 cm

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $9,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

According to Nowell-Usticke, there are approximately only 125-225 known impressions of this work

Provenance:

Lexington Art Gallery, New York label verso backing;
Illegible script initials, a collector's mark, in pen and ink verso