• Old Master Prints auction at Christies

    Sale 7781

    Old Master Prints

    8 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 75

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

    A Beggar seated warming his Hands at a Chafing Dish (B., Holl. 173; H. 8)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
    A Beggar seated warming his Hands at a Chafing Dish (B., Holl. 173; H. 8)
    etching, circa 1630, without watermark, a good impression of the second, final state, with narrow margins, pale staining in places, a thin spot on the reverse at the left edge, otherwise in very good condition, framed
    P. 77 x 46 mm., S. 80 x 49 mm.


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    Provenance

    S. S. Scheikevitch (1842-1908), Moscow & Paris (L. 2367).