28 March 2007
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
Sheet of Studies: Head of the Artist, a Beggar Couple, Heads of an old Man and an old Woman, etc. (B., Holl. 363; H. 90)
etching, circa 1632, second, final state, a good but slightly later impression, with narrow margins, some brown ink wash additions to the artist's face, a small thin spot at the lower sheet edge, remains of old paper tape at the upper sheet edge verso with some resultant rippling, otherwise in good condition
P. 98 x 104 mm., S. 102 x 108 mm.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Ahead of the sale of 37 multiples created by artists working in collaboration with the printing workshop Graphicstudio, Christie's visits the innovative Florida atelier
A selection of artists whose reputations and markets are on the rise — featuring works offered in our Frieze Week auctions on 4 and 5 October
From craquelure to patina, watermarks to brushstrokes… Our specialists on what they’re looking for when someone brings a work of art into Christie’s
Calder in Melbourne, Murakami in Hong Kong, Picasso in Beijing — our updated guide to the best shows across the rest of the world this summer and beyond
A remarkable collection inspired by the Pacific Ocean and spanning topographical paintings, Chinese Export pictures and images of Tahiti by Gauguin
Interior designer Rita Konig on her design philosophy and the interiors she created for our Collector sales in London this November