Ephraim Bonus, Jewish Physician

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn

Ephraim Bonus, Jewish Physician

1647

Etching and drypoint on laid paper

257 x 192 mm. 10 x 7 1/2 in.

David Tunick, Inc.

New York, NY

212-570-0090

Price upon request

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References: New Hollstein 237 second state of two, with the burr removed

from the ring and highlights on the shoulder strap and lower

part of the cloak shaded out

Provenance: C. Josi (1765-1828, Amsterdam and London), Lugt 2883;

Colnaghi, London;

Private collection, U.S.A; and

By descent

Impression: Very fine impression, superior to the Warburg and Morrison

impressions at the Metropolitan Museum (both of which also

have repairs); in some areas marginally less rich than the third

Metropolitan impression (this last possibly washed - gifted to

the museum in 1950 by Mary Stillman Harkness)

Condition: Nearly flawless, untreated and unwashed, wide margins all

around