REMBRANDT van Rijn
(1606-1669):

An old bearded Man in a high fur Cap with eyes closed

Etching, ca. 1635. Bartsch 290; Hinterding and Rutgers (New Hollstein) 148, second state of four, with rounded plate corners but before strong horizontal strokes in the lower right corner and other rework
Watermark: Part of the Arms of Amsterdam

A fine, even 17th Century impression with absolutely no wear. Thread margins all round. Several thin spots from old hinging, chiefly at the top edge, the tip of the upper right margin repaired, otherwise in excellent condition. 112 x 104mm.
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