• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 66

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

    The Artist's Mother with her Hand on her Chest: Small Bust (B., Holl. 349; H. 50)

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    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
    The Artist's Mother with her Hand on her Chest: Small Bust (B., Holl. 349; H. 50)
    etching, 1631, on Japon, a later impression of the second, final state, with thread margins, a tiny nick in the right margin, a foxmark at the upper right corner, old hinging at the left edge verso, with a small patch of old glue at the lower left corner and minor associated cockling recto, otherwise in good condition, framed
    P. 94 x 66 mm., S. 97 x 68 mm.


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    Provenance

    H. Detmold (1807-1856), Hannover (L. 760).