[Head after Rembrandt]
Etching, platemark 80 x 65mm (3 x 2½"). Fine impression; small margins; light foxing.
Portrait study by Thomas Worlidge Senior (1700 - 1766), 'the English Rembrandt' and a pupil of Alessandro Maria Grimaldi, whose daughter Arabella he married. Lifetime impression before Worlidge's widow Mary issued new impressions in 1767 with the number '99' added top right to correspond with the catalogue of his prints she produced (in her catalogue this print is listed as 'head after Rembrandt').
State i/iii; W99; D160.
[Ref: 32902] £280.00