• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 25

    Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)

    The Adoration of the Shepherds, plate 10 from: The Life of the Virgin (Bartsch 85; Hollstein, Meder 197)

    Price Realised  

    Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)
    The Adoration of the Shepherds, plate 10 from: The Life of the Virgin (Bartsch 85; Hollstein, Meder 197)
    woodcut, circa 1503, on laid paper, watermark Fish Bladder, a good impression from a later edition without text, Meder e, trimmed to our just outside the borderline, the corners damaged and skilfully repaired, some other, minor repairs elsewhere, a tiny foxmark in the sky, otherwise in good condition
    B., S. 300 x 210 mm.


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