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    Sale 7712

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    8 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 11

    Albrecht Dürer

    Hercules (B. 73; M., Holl. 63; S.M.S. 22)

    Price Realised  

    Albrecht Dürer
    Hercules (B. 73; M., Holl. 63; S.M.S. 22)
    engraving, circa 1498, a good Meder IIf impression, watermark Bunch of Grapes (M. 130), with small margins, unobtrusive, pale brown ink over the woman's lap where leaves had been drawn in to preserve her modesty, otherwise in very good condition
    P. 323 x 223 mm., S. 331 x 228 mm.


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    Provenance

    F. Quiring (L. 1041 c)
    Possibly J. A. Boerner (L. 270) (almost erased)
    Unidentified, a small oval green stamp verso (not in Lugt)