Lot 175: REMBRANDT VAN RIJN Beggars Receiving Alms at a Door.
November 3, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
REMBRANDT VAN RIJN
Beggars Receiving Alms at a Door.
Etching, 1648. 167x128 mm; 6 1/2x5 1/8 inches, narrow margins. Biörklund's third state (of 3); Usticke's fourth state (of 6); White and Boon's third state (of 3). Shield with the word Paris and date 1680 (Ash/Fletcher 39 A.a., which they note for another impression of this subject in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston). A very good, well-inked impression with strong contrasts. Bartsch 176; Biörklund 48-C; Hollstein (White and Boon) 176.