Project Description

Lieven Willemsz Van Coppenol, Writing Master: The Smaller Plate, 1658. Rembrandt. Etching, engraving and drypoint on laid paper.
Lieven Willemsz Van Coppenol, Writing Master: The Smaller Plate, 1658. Rembrandt. Etching, engraving and drypoint on laid paper.

REMBRANDT Etching Engraving
Lieven Willemsz. van Coppenol,
Writing-Master: The Smaller Plate,
1658

Artist:  REMBRANDT, Harmensz van Rijn, 1606-1669
Title: Lieven Willemsz. van Coppenol, Writing-Master:
The Smaller Plate
Date: 1658
Medium: Etching, engraving and drypoint on laid paper
Inscriptions:
Dimensions: 10 1/5 x 7 2/5 in.
Framed dimensions: 24 7/8 x 21 in.
Inventory Number: 282913786

A beautiful impression of this very rare print. New Hollstein’s seventh and final state with small margins on all sides. Watermark Words (Hinterding A.c.) (Words A.c.watermark acknowledged in New Hollstein circa 1698). A fine late 17th /early 18th century impression. A drawing in pen and ink in the Museum of Fine Art, Budapest (Benesch 766) may be the prepatory sketch for the etching.
B. 282; H. 269; BB 58-I; New Hollstein 283 10 1/