Lot 109: STUDIES OF THE HEAD OF SASKIA AND OTHERS REMBRANDT HARMENSZ VAN RIJN (DUTCH, 1606-1669).
December 10, 2016
St. Louis, MO, USALive Auction
STUDIES OF THE HEAD OF SASKIA AND OTHERS REMBRANDT HARMENSZ VAN RIJN (DUTCH, 1606-1669).
Etching on cream laid paper, narrow margins, signed in plate and dated 1636. Usticke''s second state (e-i) of 2. Bartsch 365; Biörklund 36-B; Hollstein (White and Boon) 365. Plate 5 7/8"h 4 3/4"w., sheet 6 3/8" h. 5 1/4"w., Floated in frame with linen mat and gold tone fillet, 26"h. 25"w.
A very good crisp impression with all fine lines distinct and with strong contrasts. Horizontal tear at right margin measuring approx. .25 inches.
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