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    Sale 7570

    Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    2 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 63

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

    The Return of the Prodigal Son (B. Holl. 91; H. 147)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
    The Return of the Prodigal Son (B. Holl. 91; H. 147)
    etching, 1636, a good impression with the landscape in the background still printing clearly, showing some wear to the right of the son's nose, with thread margins, some pale foxing, a small, very skilfull repair below the father's left knee, mostly visible verso, generally in good condition
    P. 155 x 134 mm., S. 159 x 135 mm.


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    Provenance

    An unidentified blindstamp at the lower left recto.