[A Dutch consul]
Etching with very large margins, platemark 200 x 145mm (8 x 5¾").
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 '70' added in the top right corner.
State iv/v; W7-; D59 and 157. Ex collection of the Late Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 32877] £120.00