• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7747

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    17 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 17

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)

    Christ and the Woman of Samaria among Ruins (B., Holl. 71; H. 122)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)
    Christ and the Woman of Samaria among Ruins (B., Holl. 71; H. 122)
    etching, 1634, without watermark, a very good impression of the first state (of two), with touches of burr on the buildings in the background and the disciples' heads, the platemark sharp, with narrow margins, a small foxmark in the building above the well, a pinpoint foxmark in the blank area of the sky at upper right, a thin spot at the tip of the lower right corner, otherwise in very good condition
    P. 123 x 108 mm., S. 127 x 114 mm.


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