Lot 180: REMBRANDT VAN RIJN The Virgin and Child with Cat and Snake.
November 3, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
REMBRANDT VAN RIJN
The Virgin and Child with Cat and Snake.
Etching, 1654. 96x146 mm; 3 3/4x5 3/4 inches, narrow margins. Biörklund''s second state (of 2); Usticke''s second state (i) (of 4), with the bare spot on the Virgin''s chin; White and Boon''s second state (of 2). A very good, evenly-printed and dark impression with strong contrasts. Bartsch 63; Biörklund 54-C; Hollstein (White and Boon) 63.