Lot 129: REMBRANDT VAN RIJN Joseph Telling His Dreams.
03 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
REMBRANDT VAN RIJN
Joseph Telling His Dreams.
Etching, 1638. 111x80 mm; 4 3/8x3 1/4 inches, narrow margins. Biörklund's fourth state (of 4); Usticke's second state (of 5); White and Boon's third state (of 3); New Hollstein third state (of 6), before the Watelet and Basan rework and categorized from lifetime impressions to mid-18th century impressions from the plate owned by Jean de Bary (who acquired the plate in 1759). A very good, well-inked impression with all the details distinct. Bartsch 37; Biörklund 38-E; Hollstein (White and Boon) 37.