• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 79

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)

    Abraham and Isaac (Bartsch, Hollstein 34; Hind 214)

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    Estimate

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)
    Abraham and Isaac (Bartsch, Hollstein 34; Hind 214)
    etching with drypoint and burin, 1645, on laid paper, a later impression of the only state, with narrow to thread margins, trimmed just into the platemark in places, remains of paper tape at upper sheet edge verso, otherwise in very good conditon; with Abraham caressing Isacc (B., Holl. 33; H. 148) by the same hand, etching, 1937, on laid paper, a later impression of the second, final state, in good condition
    S. 159 x 129 mm. (B. 34)
    P. 117 x 88 mm., S. 119 x 91 mm. (B. 33) (2)


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