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    Sale 11965

    Fifty Prints by Rembrandt van Rijn A Private English Collection

    5 July 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 29

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

    A blind Hurdy-Gurdy Player and Family receiving Alms

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
    A blind Hurdy-Gurdy Player and Family receiving Alms
    etching, 1648, on laid paper, watermark Strasbourg Lily (similar to Hinterding P-a), a good but rather light impression of New Hollstein's first state (of five), beginning to show some wear but before the posthumous rework of the subsequent states, with small margins, in very good condition
    Plate 165 x 130 mm., Sheet 172 x 135 mm.


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    Provenance

    With Craddock & Barnard, London.
    Acquired from the above, 1 June 1966 (£200).


    Literature

    Bartsch, Hollstein 176; Hind 233; New Hollstein 243 (I/5).