• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7747

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    17 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 21

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)

    Recueil de Quatre-Vingt-Cinq Estampes originales - Têtes, Paysages et différents Sujets, dessinées et gravées par Rembrandt

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    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)
    Recueil de Quatre-Vingt-Cinq Estampes originales - Têtes, Paysages et différents Sujets, dessinées et gravées par Rembrandt
    the album containing 74 etchings by Rembrandt, and a small collection after his work, with the title page and table of contents of Henri-Louis Basan, although most probably a later edition published by Bernard, each plate on cream laid paper, trimmed to narrow margins and laid onto the pages of the album at the sheet corners on the reverse, bound in blue-green marbled boards, the binding worn, the plates in generally good condition


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    The album contains the following plates by Rembrandt, bound in the following order: B. 290, 19, 17, 33, 37, 275, 118, 131, 119, 41, 63, 71, 39, 200, 45, 102, 97, 47, 195, 152, 124, 321, 26, 151, 179, 91, 365, 368, 349, 164, 66, 130, 92, 53, 133, 170, 237, 55, 68, 80, 57, 128, 126, 168, 123, 344, 136, 22, 283, 176, 113, 69, 46, 34, 94, 276, 70, 194, 105, 277, 64, 270, 125, 87, 43, 150, 273, 98, 272, 205, 44, 49, 192, 81.

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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note eight prints after Rembrandt have been removed from this album at the request of the owners. All the prints by Rembrandt listed in the catalogue description remain in the album.