[A boy's head.]
Etching, sheet 120 x 90mm (4¾ x 3½"). Trimmed inside platemark; surface dirt; paper tone.
Study of a head, by Thomas Worlidge (1700-66). The 'English Rembrandt', Worlidge was a pupil of Alessandro Maria Grimaldi, whose daughter Arabella he married. Lifetime impression before number '11' added by Worlidge's widow in her posthumous sale of his prints.
State i/iv; W11; D29
[Ref: 32740] £160.00