28 March 2007
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
Head of a Man in a high Cap (B., Holl. 302; H. 39)
etching, circa 1631, third, final state, a fine impression of this rare, early print, with thread margins, a pen and ink line along the left sheet edge, further touches to the top left and upper right sheet edges, otherwise in good condition
S. 38 x 23 mm.
Viscount Downe (L. 719 a); Sotheby's, London, 7 December 1972, lot 197.
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