Lot 183: REMBRANDT VAN RIJN The Goldsmith.
November 3, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
REMBRANDT VAN RIJN
Etching and drypoint, 1655. 80x58 mm; 3 1/8x2 1/4 inches, thread margins. Biörklund's first state (of 2); Usticke's first state (of 3); White and Boon's first state (of 3), before the fine, vertical shading on the right of the lowest beam. A superb, richly-inked impression, with very strong contrasts, no sign of wear and with all the fine lines distinct. Bartsch 123; Biörklund 55-D; Hollstein (White and Boon) 123.