[A Turk's head]
Etching, platemark 130 x 100 (45 x 4"). Large margins; faint water stain.
Rembrandtesque print by Thomas Worlidge (1700-66) who specialised in etchings either copied from, or in the style of Rembrandt. Born in Peterborough, Worlidge was a pupil of Alessandro Maria Grimaldi, whose daughter Arabella he married. Posthumous impression from the reissue by Worlidge's widow Mary in 1767 with the number '63' added in the top right corner (this plate was listed as 'a Turk's head').
iii/iv; W63; D220
[Ref: 32872] £120.00