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    Sale 11936

    Old Masters: Part II

    14 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 285

    A small Collection of Prints after Sir Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640)

    Four Prints by the Artist

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A small Collection of Prints after Sir Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640)
    Four Prints by the Artist
    Including Forest with Deer Hunt (Holl. 321) by Schelte Bolswert (1586-1659) , engraving, circa 1638, a fine impression of the first state (of five); Landscape with Rainbow and Flute Player by Schelte Bolswert, engraving, circa 1638, a good impression of the second state (of five), engraving, circa 1638; The Martyrdom of Saint Livin (Holl. 3) by Cornelis van Caukercken (1626-1680), engraving, 1657, a good impression of this rare print; and the Frontispiece for Justus Lipsius’ Opera Omnia (Holl. 383) by Cornelis Galle the Elde (1576-1650), engraving, circa 1637; each on laid paper, some minor defects, each framed
    Sheet: 23 x 17 ½ in. ( 584 x 445 mm.)
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    Provenance

    Hermann Weber (1817-1854), Bonn (Lugt 1383).
    With Christopher Mendez, London, 1991. (Holl. 321 only)


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF WALTER AND NANCY LIEDTKE