• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 22

    Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)

    The Betrothal of the Virgin, plate 7 from: The Life of the Virgin (Bartsch 82; Hollstein, Meder 194)

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    Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)
    The Betrothal of the Virgin, plate 7 from: The Life of the Virgin (Bartsch 82; Hollstein, Meder 194)
    woodcut, circa 1504, on laid paper, watermark Fish Bladder with Initials IM, a good but slightly over-inked impression from a later edition without text, Meder g, trimmed to, on or just outside the borderline, a few minor defects at the lower sheet corners, otherwise in good condition
    B., S. 295 x 210 mm.


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