• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 22

    Albrecht Dürer

    Christ Carrying the Cross, from: The Engraved Passion (B., M., Holl. 12; S.M.S. 54)

    Price Realised  

    Albrecht Dürer
    Christ Carrying the Cross, from: The Engraved Passion (B., M., Holl. 12; S.M.S. 54)
    engraving, 1512, without watermark, a good Meder b impression, trimmed to the subject, several foxmarks mainly visible in the light areas, otherwise in good condition; with Christ crowned with Thorns (B., M., Holl. 9; S.M.S. 51) from the same series, engraving, 1512, without watermark, a good Meder b impression, trimmed on the platemark, an abrasion along the upper right sheet edge just touching the subject, otherwise in good condition; and The Flagellation (B., M., Holl., 8; S.M.S. 50) from the same series, engraving, 1512, without watermark, a good Meder c/d impression, trimmed to or on the platemark, a small backed area at the lower sheet edges, generally in good condition; all laid onto album sheets at upper corners
    P., S. 117 x 74 mm. (and similar) (3)


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