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    Sale 7612

    Old Master, 19th Century, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    1 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 19

    Albrecht Dürer

    The Monstrous Pig of Landser (B. 95; M., Holl. 82; S.M.S. 8)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Albrecht Dürer
    The Monstrous Pig of Landser (B. 95; M., Holl. 82; S.M.S. 8)
    engraving, circa 1496, a good, black impression, probably Meder e, trimmed slightly unevenly inside the platemark, just touching the subject at the top, several repaired tears and small made-up paper losses at the left sheet edge, a small plugged hole in the sow's flank, occasional thin spots on the reverse
    S. 119 x 128 mm.


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    Provenance

    Rusu, blue stamp verso (not in Lugt)