29 June 2005
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
Abraham Francen, Apothecary (B., Holl. 273; H. 291)
etching, circa 1657, tenth (final) state, printing with an uninked hairline in the centre of the subject, with margins, in very good condition, framed
P. 158 x 208 mm., S. 168 x 216 mm.
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