1 October 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
Self-Portrait with Cap pulled forward (B., Holl. 319; H. 58)
etching, circa 1631, sixth, final state, a later impression of this rare self-portrait, with small margins, a few pale foxmarks and a small rubbed area with associated thin spot at the upper right corner, remains of hinging tape at the sheet edges verso
P. 50 x 43 mm., S. 58 x 51 mm.
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