• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 34

    Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)

    Assumption and Coronation of the Virgin, plate 19 from: The Life of the Virgin (Bartsch 94; Hollstein, Meder 206)

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    Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)
    Assumption and Coronation of the Virgin, plate 19 from: The Life of the Virgin (Bartsch 94; Hollstein, Meder 206)
    woodcut, 1510, on laid paper, watermark Fish Bladder, a good impression from a later edition without text, printing a little dryly in places, Meder b, trimmed to or just outside the borderline, some skilfully repaired defects at the lower corners where previously hinged, otherwise in good condition
    B., S. 291 x 209 mm.


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