A Catalogue and Description of the Etchings of Rembrandt Van-Rhyn, with some Account of his Life . . . Translated from the French. EDME-FRANCOIS GERSAINT.

A Catalogue and Description of the Etchings of Rembrandt Van-Rhyn, with some Account of his Life . . . Translated from the French.

Publisher: London: Printed for T. Jeffreys, 1752.
Edition: First edition in English.
Bibliographical References: ESTC T93268.
Condition: Edges of the prelims and frontis a little browned and worn; very good copy.
Book ID: 23878

Description

12mo, modern brown calf period style, gilt rules and lettering. Frontis portrait.

Comments

¶ A catalogue raisonné of Rembrandt's engravings, compiled by famous Parisian art dealer Emde-François Gersant (1696-1750) as a guide to help collectors to, among other things, distinguish between genuine Rembrandt engravings and spurious ones. The Catalogue describes over 340 engravings with additional descriptions for known fakes and the work of Rembrandt's students.

Price: $450.00

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