Rembrandt's head by himself, Copyed from the Original Painting now in the Collection of his Grace the Duke of Argyle.__
Etching, platemark 215 x 160mm (8½ x 6¼"). Thread margins; staining; wove paper.
Supposed self-portrait by Rembrandt, as copied by Thomas Worlidge Senior (1700 - 1766), 'the English Rembrandt' and a pupil of Alessandro Maria Grimaldi, whose daughter Arabella he married. Later impression postdating the 1767 catalogue of Worlidge's prints produced by his widow Mary.
State iii/iii; W72; D190; Ex collection of the Late Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 32885] £60.00