London, South Kensington
7 December 2011
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
The Descent from the Cross by Torchlight (B., Holl. 83; H. 280)
etching and drypoint, 1654, without watermark, a good but later impression, probably Basan, just beginning to show some wear in the
sky, with margins, the lower right corner partially torn and repaired
where previously tipped down, with an associated small adhesive stain, remains of old backing paper and hinging tape at the sheet corners verso, otherwise in good condition P. 210 x 162 mm., S. 220 x 172 mm.
G. A. Block (b. 1914), Philadelphia (L. 342a).
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