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    Sale 11964

    Prints & Multiples

    15 March 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 24

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn

    The Virgin and Child with the Cat and the Snake

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
    The Virgin and Child with the Cat and the Snake
    etching, 1654, on laid paper, countermark PEH (Hinterding A.a. 2º), a very good impression of the first state (of three), printing with many light vertical wiping lines, with thread margins, trimmed on the platemark in places, with a framing line in brown ink along the sheet edges, a few small ink spots at lower left, framed


    Plate 105 x 143 mm., Sheet 105 x 145 mm.


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    Literature

    Bartsch, Hollstein 63; Hind 275; New Hollstein 279