REMBRANDT VAN RIJN (Dutch, 1606-1669)
Jan Asselyn, Painter, circa 1647, Biörklund's third state (of 4); Usticke's third state (of 6); White and Boon's second state (of 3); Etching and drypoint on laid paper (unframed); 8 3/8" x 6 5/8" (sheet); Literature: Bartsch 277; Biörklund 47-1; White and Boon 277; Provenance: Dr. W. Schumacher; Private Collection, New Jersey
Sale Price: $5,625
Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Two ink stamps to verso: Dr. W. Schumacher and Unidentified (both not in Lugt). Ink from unidentified stamp (at upper left corner of verso) shows through to recto. One pencil notation to verso. Repair to sheet at lower left corner, lower left edge and possibly at upper left edge. One very small tear at lower right corner. Sheet is affixed to backing board with two pieces of paper tape at upper right and upper left corners.