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    Sale 7570

    Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    2 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 73

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

    Faust (B., Holl. 270; H. 260)

    Price Realised  

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
    Faust (B., Holl. 270; H. 260)
    etching with drypoint and engraving, circa 1652, with part of a Strasburg Lily watermark, a very good impression of the second state (of three), with considerable burr to Faust's gown, trimmed on or just inside the platemark, an unobtrusive soft crease across the upper right corner, pale staining and minor defects on the reverse where previously hinged, otherwise in good condition.
    P., S. 208 x 161 mm.


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    Saleroom Notice

    The estimate is GBP 12,000 - 18,000 and not as stated in the catalogue.