2 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 11,875
Estimate GBP 7,000 - GBP 10,000
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
Flight to Egypt: Crossing a Brook (B., Holl. 55; H. 276)
etching and drypoint, 1654, a very good, early impression, with the scratch on the Virgin's cheek still discernible, printing with burr in the lower left and the foul-biting still prominent, with a sharp platemark and square plate corners, 5 mm. margins on all sides, in very good conditiuon, framed
P. 94 x 144 mm., S. 105 x 154 mm.
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