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    Sale 7644

    Old Master Prints

    2 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 40

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

    Abraham's Sacrifice (B., Holl. 35; H. 283)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
    Abraham's Sacrifice (B., Holl. 35; H. 283)
    etching with drypoint, 1655, unidentified fragmentary watermark, a fine impression, with considerable burr, printing with a light tone, delicate wiping marks and inky plate edges, with thread margins, in excellent condition, framed
    P. 155 x 131 mm., S. 157 x 134 mm.


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    Provenance

    T. J. Thompson (1st half 19th cent.) (L. 2442)
    Christie's, London, 21 April 1983, lot 56 (£ 8,500)


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the illustration for this lot is incorrect in the catalogue. The correct image is on page 45.