[Man's head with a cap] [9 top left]
Etching, 125 x 95mm (5¼ x 4"). Good impression; trimmed inside platemark; Signed verso 'J.B.' (for John Barnard, Lugt 1419).
Rembrandtesque portrait study by Thomas Worlidge (1700-66). The 'English Rembrandt', Worlidge was a pupil of Alessandro Maria Grimaldi, whose daughter Arabella he married. Lifetime impression from Collection of John Barnard (1709-84), print-collector and one of the foremost connoisseurs of his day.
State ii/v; W23; D149.
[Ref: 32755] £240.00