Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
The Good Samaritan (B., Holl. 90; H. 101)
etching with engraving, 1633, watermark Foolscap with Five-pointed Collar (Hinterding I-a-a), a good impression of the fourth, final state, with 12-13 mm. margins, a small tear and a little paper loss at the tip of the lower right sheet corner, some pale scattered foxing, otherwise in good condition
P. 257 x 208 mm., S. 283 x 234 mm.
J. C. D. Hebich (1818-1891), Hamburg (L. 1250); his sale, H. G. Gutekunst, Stuttgart, 15 November 1880 (and following days), lot 126. Mrs. M. J. Morgan (d. before 1886), New York (L. 1879); her sale, 3-15 March 1886, American Art Association, New York, lot 2059 (US$ 45.00). A. J. Godby (1853-1934), Baltimore, then London (L. 119b); presumably his sale, Sotheby's, London, 29-30 January 1935.