01-28-2011 01-28-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2535B Boston
January 28, 2011 12:00PMCalender
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Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) Canal with a Large Boat and Bridge

$22,515$19,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2535B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 28, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669)

Canal with a Large Boat and Bridge, 1650, a later impression (Bartsch/Hollstein, 236 ii/ii; Hind, 239). Signed and dated in the plate, collector's marks from Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin (Lugt, 1606), Alessandro Castagnari (Rome, 1881-1940; Lugt 86a), Count W.H.F.K. van Lepell (1755-1826; Lugt 1672), and Dr. Friedrich Andreas Lieberg (Buenos Aires, born 1898; Lugt 1681ter) on the reverse. Etching with drypoint on fine laid paper, plate size 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (8.3 x 10.7 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Margins 1/8 inches or more, unobtrusive toning/soiling, some collector's marks just visible through the sheet, annotations to the reverse.

Provenance: A Rhode Island estate.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

The sheet measures approximately 3 13/16 x 4 3/4 inches, with slightly uneven margins, and is hinged at the upper corners. The impression is dry.

Keywords

Buenos Aires, Alessandro Castagnari, Friedrich Andreas Lieberg, W.H.F.K. van Lepell, Rhode Island