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Beggar Seated on a Bank

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669, Dutch)


Rembrandt Van Rijn, Beggar Seated on a Bank

Rembrandt Van Rijn
Beggar Seated on a Bank


Date: 1630
Medium: Etching
Dimensions: Plate: 117 x 71 mm. 4 5/8 x 2 3/4 in. Sheet: 144 x 112 mm. 5 5/8 x 4 3/8 in.
Reference: Hind 11; Hollstein 174, only state; New Hollstein 50, first state of two, before the plate is reduced in size
Provenance: Kornfeld (21 June 1989, lot 153); to David Tunick, Inc., New York; 1990 to Private collection, New York; and By descent
Impression: Brilliant, printed with tone and inky plate edges
Condition: Exceptionally good save for light staining and faint fox marks, wide margins all around