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    Sale 7570

    Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    2 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 24

    Albrecht Dürer

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

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Albrecht Dürer
    Hercules at the Crossroads (B. 73; M., Holl. 63; S.M.S. 22)
    engraving, 1498, a fairly good Meder II a impression, before the scratches across the jawbone and the right calf, trimmed just outside the borderline on three sides, fractionally within at the top, the upper corners made-up (the tips of the branches upper right drawn-in), a small section at the right sheet edge also made-up, soft horizontal creasing, framed
    S. 320 x 221 mm.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN