Bearded old Man in high Fur Cap, with Eyes closed
etching, circa1635, on laid paper, watermark Foolscap with seven-pointed Collar (see Hinterding K.a), a very good impression of New Hollstein's second state (of four), before the posthumous rework, beginning to show some wear in places
Sheet 113 x 101 mm.
Martin Folkes (1690-1754), London, his stamp recto (Lugt 1034); presumably his sale, Langford, London, 17 January 1756 (and following days).
Bartsch, Hollstein 290; Hind 130; New Hollstein 148
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