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Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) Self Portrait Drawing at a Window

Auction:
3293B
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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

Description:

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669)

Self Portrait Drawing at a Window, 1648, a late 18th or early 19th century impression (Hind, 229; Bartsch/Hollstein, 22 v/v). Signed and dated in the plate, unidentified collector's stamp (a crown over the initials M.H. in purple ink) on verso. Etching on laid paper, plate size 6 1/4 x 5 1/8 in. (16.0 x 13.0 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Hinged to heavy paper, margins 1/4 inch or more, old glue/hinge residue to verso, thinned spot to one corner on verso.
Estimate $500-700

The sheet measures 6 7/8 x 5 5/8 inches, and is affixed to a thin backing mat near the upper corners on verso. There are old brown paper tape hinges/residue below the current hinges.


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