3 December 2002
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
Abraham's Sacrifice (B., Holl. 35; H. 283)
etching with drypoint, 1655, a fine impression, with considerable burr, the delicate horizontal wiping scratches printing clearly through a veil of tone, on fine laid paper without watermark, with narrow margins, a tiny brown spot on the drapery to the left of Abraham's belt, an area of very pale staining verso, otherwise generally in good condition
P. 155 x 131mm., S. 157 x 134mm.
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