• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 33

    Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)

    The Death of the Virgin, plate 18 from: The Life of the Virgin (Bartsch 93; Hollstein, Meder 205)

    Price Realised  

    Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)
    The Death of the Virgin, plate 18 from: The Life of the Virgin (Bartsch 93; Hollstein, Meder 205)
    woodcut, 1510, on laid paper, watermark Small House with Serpent and Cross, a good impression from a later edition without text, printing a little dryly in places, Meder g, with narrow margins, a small, narrow skinned area at the upper right sheet edge, a thin spot at the upper sheet edge at centre, generally in very good condition
    B. 294 x 210 mm., S. 296 x 212 mm.


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