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 Rembrandt van Rijn, Descent from the Cross by Torchlight
 
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TITLE:  Descent from the Cross by Torchlight
ARTIST:  Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669)
WORK DATE:  1654
CATEGORY:  Prints and Multiples
MATERIALS:  Etching and drypoint
SIZE:  h: 8.3 x w: 6.3 in / h: 21.1 x w: 16 cm
STYLE:  Old Masters
PRICE*:  75,000 US$  (Convert prices to your currency with our Currency Converter)
GALLERY:  R. E. Lewis & Daughter Original Prints  415-472-7021  Send Email
DESCRIPTION:  Bartsch/Hollstein 83, only state.

Trimmed along the plate mark. A fine, early, richly inked impression with touches of burr on the man supporting Christ, on the man holding the cloth, on Christ's beard, and on the cross. Tiny repaired tear at upper left edge, slight discoloration on upper drapery.

PROVENANCE:  Sophie Rosenwald Adler (Lessing Rosenwald's aunt).
ONLINE CATALOGUE(S):  R. E. Lewis & Daughter Inventory Catalogue
 
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