29 June 2005
Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn
The Descent from the Cross: Second Plate (B., Holl. 81; H. 103)
etching with engraving, 1633, with a Bunch of Grapes watermark, a very good impression of the second state (of five), narrow to thread margins, a partly backed horizontal central fold with a small associated made-up paper loss, several tears and minor repaired losses mainly at upper and lower sheet edges, framed
P. 527 x 410 mm., S. 528 x 413 mm.
W. Edwards (L. 2616)
M. J. Perry (L. 1880)
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