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Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) The Return of the Prodigal Son

Auction:
3248B
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3248B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669)

The Return of the Prodigal Son, 1636, a late impression (Hind, 147; Bartsch/Hollstein, 91i/i). Signed and dated in the plate. Etching on fine white 18th century laid paper, plate size 6 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. (15.8 x 13.3 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Margins over 5/8 inches, pencil annotations to margins and verso, soiling/staining to margins.

Provenance: A Massachusetts estate.
Estimate $250-350


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Artists, Given names, Nude art, Parable of the Prodigal Son, Rembrandt, The Return of the Prodigal Son, Van Rijn, Visual arts

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