• Old Master Prints auction at Christies

    Sale 7781

    Old Master Prints

    8 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 43

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

    The Circumcision: Small Plate (B., Holl. 48; H. 19)

    Price Realised  

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
    The Circumcision: Small Plate (B., Holl. 48; H. 19)
    etching, circa 1630, without watermark, a very good impression, with touches of burr to the child, with thread margins at left, trimmed on or just inside the platemark elsewhere, the lower left corner repaired and partially made up, a tiny repaired and retouched hole at the lower right of the cloud of incense, a repaired tear at lower right
    P., S. 90 x 65 mm.


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    Provenance

    Charles Delanglade (1870 - ?), Marseille (L. 660).
    Herbert S. Chandler (not in Lugt).
    With Colnaghi's, London (with their stock no. C 30137).