[An old woman's head]
Etching, platemark 95 x 80mm (3¾ x 3"). Very large margins; on cream 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. Late impression after retouching to the plate, erasing numbers in top corners.
State iii/iii; W127; D227.
[Ref: 32939] £60.00