[A Young Man's Head]
Etching, platemark 80 x 65mm (3 x 2½"). Very large margins; uncut; cream laid paper; good impression.
Portrait study by Thomas Worlidge Senior (1700 - 1766), 'the English Rembrandt' and a pupil of Alessandro Maria Grimaldi, whose daughter Arabella he married. Posthumous impression after Worlidge's widow Mary issued new impressions in 1767 with the number '103' added lower right to correspond with the catalogue of his prints she produced.
State iii/iii; W100; D233.
[Ref: 32910] £140.00