Lot 135: REMBRANDT VAN RIJN Abraham Casting Out Hagar and Ishmael.
November 3, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
REMBRANDT VAN RIJN
Abraham Casting Out Hagar and Ishmael.
Etching and drypoint, 1637. 127x96 mm; 5x3 3/4 inches, thread margins. Usticke's only state (e) (of l), with strong burr on the right side of Abraham's turban and the delicate horizontal wiping scratches. A superb, dark and early impression of this very scarce etching, with all the details distinct and with no sign of wear. Bartsch 30; Biörklund 37-A; Hollstein (White and Boon) 30.