[A man's head in profile, looking upwards]
Etching, platemark 165 x 130mm (6½ x 5"). Good impression; very large margins; uncut; on cream laid paper.
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 '121' added lower right and '10' upper left to correspond with the catalogue of his prints she produced.
State ii/iv; W121; D205.
[Ref: 32935] £140.00