16 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)
The Beheading of John the Baptist (Bartsch, Hollstein 92; Hind 171)
etching with drypoint, 1640, on laid paper, a fairly good impression of the second, final state, showing some wear but before the re-work, stuck to the front mount, with mount and back board staining
P. 127 x 104 mm., S. 162 x 146 mm.
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