Sale: 346 / Old Masters and Art of the 19th Century/ Marine Ar, Oct. 25. 2008 in Hamburg Lot 1324

 
Harmensz. Rembrandt van Rijn - Christus heilt die Kranken. Genannt: Das Hundertguldenblatt

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Harmensz. Rembrandt van Rijn
Christus heilt die Kranken. Genannt: Das Hundertguldenblatt, 1648.
Etching
Estimate:
€ 30,000 / $ 33,000
Sold:
€ 34,160 / $ 37.576

(incl. 22% surcharge)
Lot description

Christus heilt die Kranken. Genannt: Das Hundertguldenblatt. Um 1648.
Etching and drypoint.
Bartsch 74. White-Boon 74 II (of II). Seidlitz 74 II (of VI). Björklund-Barnard 49-1 II (of II). Nowell-Usticke II (of V). On firm laid paper (with watermark "Crowned Strasbourg lily with initials 4WR", cf. Eric Hinterding variant A.f.a.), paper that Rembrandt often used for this sheet's edition (cf. Hinterding, vol. II, pp. 265f.). 27,4 : 39 cm (10,7 : 15,3 in). Sheet: 28 x 39,6 cm (11 x 15,5 in).

PROVENIENZ: Henri Vever (1854-1943), Paris (Lugt 1381b).
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia.

Excellent impression with full contrasts and burred, especially in the area of the mother and child, velvety overall impression with a fine tone

Trimmed to the image, with minor loss of image in left and right (ca. 1-2 mm). Skilfully remargined all the way round, with remains of an old mounting on upper margin. Smoothed centrefold, just visible on verso. Smaller brown stains, small isolated skinned patches in the left area. Isolated, tiny rubbings on recto. [HW]

1324
Harmensz. Rembrandt van Rijn
Christus heilt die Kranken. Genannt: Das Hundertguldenblatt, 1648.
Etching
Estimate:
€ 30,000 / $ 33,000
Sold:
€ 34,160 / $ 37.576

(incl. 22% surcharge)