• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 23

    Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)

    The Annunciation, plate 8 from: The Life of the Virgin (Bartsch 83; Hollstein, Meder 195)

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    Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)
    The Annunciation, plate 8 from: The Life of the Virgin (Bartsch 83; Hollstein, Meder 195)
    woodcut, circa 1503, on laid paper, watermark Large Flower and Triangle, a very good impression from the Latin text edition of 1511, trimmed just outside the borderline, just into the borderline at upper right corner, some very minor staining and surface dirt at the sheet corners, a few small thin spots, otherwise in very good condition
    B., S. 300 x 210 mm.


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