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    Sale 7644

    Old Master Prints

    2 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 23

    Albrecht Dürer

    Saint Anthony reading (B. 58; M., Holl. 51; S.M.S. 87)

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    Albrecht Dürer
    Saint Anthony reading (B. 58; M., Holl. 51; S.M.S. 87)
    engraving, 1519, without watermark, a fairly good impression, probably Meder b, but with the scratches to the left of the Cross only faintly visible, trimmed somewhat unevenly to or just outside the platemark, some pale stains and scattered foxmarks, an unobtrusive vertical central crease mainly visible verso, remains of old paper hinges at upper corners verso, just showing through recto
    P. 100 x 142 mm., S. 101 x 143 mm.


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