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    Sale 11965

    Fifty Prints by Rembrandt van Rijn A Private English Collection

    5 July 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 22

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

    Cottages and Farm Buildings with a Man sketching

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
    Cottages and Farm Buildings with a Man sketching
    etching, 1645, on laid paper, without watermark, a fine impression of New Hollstein's only state, printing with fine horizontal wiping marks in the sky and a little tone mainly at upper left, with thread margins or trimmed to or just inside the platemark in places, in very good condition
    Plate & Sheet 131 x 109 mm.


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    Provenance

    Pierre Mariette II (1634-1716), Paris, with his ink inscription verso, dated 1672 (Lugt 1789).
    Hermann Marx (d. 1948), Cobham (Lugt 2816a).
    Miss Erica Marx; by descent from the above.
    With Colnaghi, London (their stock number C. 32453 in pencil verso and C. 32453 on the mount); bought from the above, 2 April 1963.
    Acquired from the above, 12 July 1963 (£420).


    Literature

    Bartsch, Hollstein 219; Hind 213; New Hollstein 201 (only state).