Lot 132: REMBRANDT VAN RIJN Abraham Caressing Isaac.
November 3, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
REMBRANDT VAN RIJN
Abraham Caressing Isaac.
Etching, circa 1637. 115x90 mm; 4 5/8x3 5/8 inches, narrow to thread margins. Biörklund''s second state (of 2); Usticke''s third state (e) (of 5), before the Basan editions; White and Boon''s second state (of 2). Ex-collection Charles Delanglade (Lugt 660, verso) A very good, dark and earlier impression with strong contrasts and before the coarse reowrk. Bartsch 33; Biörklund 37-2; Hollstein (White and Boon) 33.