• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 93

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)

    The Beheading of Saint John the Baptist (Bartsch, Hollstein 92; Hind 171)

    Price Realised  

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)
    The Beheading of Saint John the Baptist (Bartsch, Hollstein 92; Hind 171)
    etching and drypoint, 1640, on laid paper, a late impression of the second, final state, from the re-worked plate, with small margins, a printing defect at the upper right corner, a crease with associated surface rubbing across the upper image, tipped support card at sheet edges, framed
    P. 129 x 103 mm., S. 137 x 111 mm.


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