• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 19

    Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)

    Joachim and Saint Anna meet at the Golden Gate, plate 4 from: The Life of the Virgin (Bartsch 79; Hollstein, Meder 191)

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    Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)
    Joachim and Saint Anna meet at the Golden Gate, plate 4 from: The Life of the Virgin (Bartsch 79; Hollstein, Meder 191)
    woodcut, 1504, on laid paper, watermark Fish Bladder with Initials IM, a good impression from a later edition without text, Meder h, trimmed to or just outside the borderline, one brown spot lower right, sone very minor staining and surface dirt, mainly in the lower corners, generally in very good condition
    B., S. 297 x 210mm


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