• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 35

    Albrecht Dürer

    The Annunciation, from: The Small Woodcut Passion (B. 19; M., Holl. 128; S.M.S. 189)

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    Albrecht Dürer
    The Annunciation, from: The Small Woodcut Passion (B. 19; M., Holl. 128; S.M.S. 189)
    woodcut, circa 1510, with a fragment of a Bull's Head watermark (M. 70), a fine impression before the Latin text edition of 1511, trimmed to the borderline, in excellent condition, with two other plates from the same series: The Resurrection (B. 45; M., Holl. 154; S.M.S. 215), woodcut, circa 1510, without watermark, a fine Meder a/b impression before the text edition of 1511, trimmed to the borderline, in excellent condition; and Veronica between Saints Peter and Paul (B. 38; M., Holl. 147; S.M.S. 208), woodcut, 1510, watermark High Crown (M. 20), a fine impression from the Latin text edition of 1511, with 11 mm. margins, in excellent condition
    B., S. 128 x 97 mm. (B. 19)
    B., S. 128 x 98 mm. (B. 45)
    B. 127 x 97 mm., S. 149 x 121 mm. (B. 38) (3)


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