Etching, platemark 80 x 65mm (3 x 2½"). Large margins; good impression; white wove paper.
Portrait study by Thomas Worlidge Senior (1700 - 1766), 'the English Rembrandt' and a pupil of Alessandro Maria Grimaldi, whose daughter Arabella he married. Later impression after engraved catalogue number erased from upper right. This print was listed as 'Rembrandt's head' in Mary Worlidge's 1767 Worlidge catalogue.
State iv/iv; W111; D189; Ex collection of the Late Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 32920] £220.00