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    Sale 7612

    Old Master, 19th Century, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    1 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 56

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

    Christ preaching: 'La Petite Tombe' (B., Holl. 67; H. 256)

    Price Realised  

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
    Christ preaching: 'La Petite Tombe' (B., Holl. 67; H. 256)
    etching with drypoint, circa 1652, with a large Strasbourg Lily watermark, a fine, rich and even 'black sleeve' impression with great contrast, printing with much burr on the man in the front at left, and some burr on Christ's cloak and left sleeve, with small margins, in excellent condition, framed
    P. 154 x 207 mm., S. 157 x 210 mm.


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