1 October 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 5,625
Estimate GBP 5,000 - GBP 7,000
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
The Flute Player (B., Holl. 188; H. 200)
etching with drypoint, 1642, a somewhat grey impression of the fourth, final state, watermark Bear (?), with thread margins, short nicks and creasing at the lower left edge, minor nicks at the sheet edges elsewhere, remains of tape and minor associated defects at the corners on the reverse where mounted, framed
S. 117 x 147 mm.
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