REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN
1606 - 1669
TURBANED SOLDIER ON HORSEBACK (B., HOLL. 139; NEW HOLL. 43; H. 99)
Etching, circa 1629, a good impression of New Hollstein's second (final) state, printing with a touch of wear on the horse's flank, on paper with a partial indistinct watermark, unframed
plate: 80 by 58mm 3⅛ by 2¼in
sheet: 83 by 61mm 3¼ by 2⅜in
With narrow margins, in good condition, small thinned spots at upper left and lower right corners, a possible slight disruption in the sheet at lower left, unframed.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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