[The Little Polander]

Method Etching
Artist Chevalier Ignace Joseph de Claussin after Rembrandt
Published [1807]
Dimensions Image 52 x 20 mm, Plate 61 x 25 mm, Sheet 67 x 31 mm
Notes A well-executed etching after Rembrandt, with a version in the British Museum having previously been attributed to the Old Master. Standing to the right in profile, the man depicted wears Polish attire, and leans on his walking stick with his left hand. A facsimile monogram and date are featured towards the bottom of the plate.

Chevalier Ignace Joseph de Claussin (1766 - 1844) was French collector of Rembrandt etchings. He was also an amateur etcher, producing a number of works after Rembrandt.

White & Boon 142 (copy), Hind 40 (copy described), New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 74 (Rembrandt; copy a.II)

Condition: Trimmed just outside platemark and laid to album page.
Framing unmounted
Price £150.00
Stock ID 40599