16 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,000
Estimate GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,800
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)
A Man drawing from a Cast (Bartsch, Hollstein 130; Hind 191)
etching, circa 1641, on laid paper, a good impression of the third, final state, with thread margins, trimmed to the platemark in places at left, some very pale foxing at the sheet edges, remains of adhesive and old paper hinges verso, generally in good condition; with The Artist drawing from the Model (B. Holl. 192) by the same hand, etching, circa 1639, on laid paper, a later impression of the second, final state, probably Basan
P. 94 x 64 mm., S. 95 x 66 mm. (B. 130) (2)
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
International specialist Tim Schmelcher charts the evolution of a field in which works by the likes of by Dürer or Rembran..
Leading specialists, gallerists and dealers advise on making that first foray into the contemporary art market