REMBRANDT VAN RIJN
(dutch 1606-1669)
"THE DESCENT FROM THE CROSS BY TORCHLIGHT"
1654. Etching and drypoint. An 18th century impression, possible printed by Basan.
Plate size 8 3/16 x 6 3/8 (20.8 x 16.2cm):
Sheet size:8 5/16 x 6 7/16 in. (21.1 x 16.4cm)
[Bartsch 83; New Hollstein 286, third state of four, with many shadows reworked by another hand]
provenance:
Franklin Bowles Galleries, New York, New York.
Acquired directly from the above.
Private Collection, Pennsylvania.

Estimate $2,500-4,000

Sold for $4,375 (buyer's premium included)