25 October 2007
A LARGE VIENNA STYLE BURGUNDY-BANDED GOLD-GROUND PORTRAIT LARGE PLATE, 'REMBRANDT. SELBSPORTRAIT.'
Early 19th century, blue beehive mark
Finely painted after Rembrandt with his self-portrait, the border enriched with a foliate blue rinceau interrupted by rosettes within beaded circlets, the border with further scrollwork
13¾ in. (35 cm.) diameter
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Inscribed on the reverse as based on a picture in 'K.K. Belvedere in Wien'
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