The Angel departing from Tobit & his Family.From a Picture painted by Rembrandt, in the Collection of Nathaniel Hone, Esqr. To Whom this Plate is Dedicated; By his much Obliged & most humble Servant, J. Boydell. Size of the Picture 1F. 8I by 2F.2 in height. No.20.
Publish'd according to Act of Parliamt. by Jno. Boydell, Engraver, in Cheapside, London; May 1st. 1765.
Engraving, paper watermarked. Plate 513 x 389mm (20¼ x 15¼"). Very large margins.
The angel leaving Tobias and his Family; Tobit crouching in front of his house in right foreground while the Archangel Raphael flies towards swirling clouds in top left; Tobias kneeling beside his father, Anna and Sarah standing in the doorway at right, Tobias' dog standing on the doorsteps in lower right.
Ex Collection Duke of Westminster.
[Ref: 38285] £260.00