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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3293B Boston
September 26, 2019 6:00PMCalender
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Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) Beggars Receiving Alms at the Door of a House

$2,091$1,700
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3293B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 26, 2019 6:00PM

Description:

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669)

Beggars Receiving Alms at the Door of a House, 1648, an 18th century impression (Bartsch/Hollstein, 176ii/iii). Signed and dated within the plate. Etching on laid paper, image size 6 1/2 x 5 1/16 in. (16.5 x 12.6 cm), framed.
Condition: Trimmed just within the platemark, several fox marks, pale and uneven toning, floated within the mat, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $700-900

Out of the frame the sheet (same size as the image - there are no margins) is hinged down and in from the upper corners. It is gently toned, more so on the left, and fading subtly towards the right. There are 2 pale spots near the upper right corner. There are pencil annotations to the verso.


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Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn