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    Sale 2249

    The Scholars Eye: Property from the Julius Held Collection Part II

    30 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 266

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)

    The Virgin and Child in the Clouds (Bartsch, Hollstein 61; Hind 186)

    Price Realised  

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)
    The Virgin and Child in the Clouds (Bartsch, Hollstein 61; Hind 186)
    etching and drypoint, 1641, a good impression of this lightly etched print, trimmed to the borderline, a very soft diagonal crease in the right subject, a small brown stain towards the lower right sheet corner, minor surface dirt at the sheet corners, soft creasing towards the sheet corners (due to hinging on reverse), remains of old hinges at the left sheet edge on the reverse, otherwise in good condition
    S. 6½ x 4 1/8 in. (165 x 105 mm.)


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    Provenance

    Paul Mathey (1844-1929), Paris (L. supplement 2100b.)