Lot 121: REMBRANDT VAN RIJN The Turbaned Soldier on Horseback.
November 3, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
REMBRANDT VAN RIJN
The Turbaned Soldier on Horseback.
Etching and drypoint, circa 1632. 83x58 mm; 3 1/4x2 1/4 inches, small margins. Usticke''s second state (e) (of 2), with the plate corners rounded. A superb, evenly-printed impression of this very scarce etching, with crisp plate edges, very strong contrasts and with the scratches to the right of the foliage at the upper left still visible. Bartsch 139; Biörklund 32-6; Hollstein (White and Boon) 139.