• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 88

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)

    Christ and the Woman of Samaria: An arched print (Bartsch, Hollstein 70; Hind 294)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)
    Christ and the Woman of Samaria: An arched print (Bartsch, Hollstein 70; Hind 294)
    etching with drypoint, 1657, on sturdy laid paper, a late impression of the third state, final state, with thread margins or trimmed to or just into the platemark, remains of paper tape top and left sheet edges verso, in very good condition; with Christ and the Woman of Samaria among Ruins (B., Holl. 71; H. 122) by the same hand, on thin laid Japon, second , final state, trimmed on the platemark, a tiny paper loss at lower left corner, otherwise in good condition
    S. 125 x 162 mm. (B. 70)
    S. 122 x 106 mm. (B. 71) (2)


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    Provenance

    (B., Holl. 70) L. Lèpingle, Brussels (L. 1731)
    An unidentifed collector's mark (L. 1701) (both on B. 70)