• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 21

    Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)

    The Presentation of the Virgin at the Temple, plate 6 from: The Life of the Virgin (Bartsch 81; Hollstein, Meder 193)

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    Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)
    The Presentation of the Virgin at the Temple, plate 6 from: The Life of the Virgin (Bartsch 81; Hollstein, Meder 193)
    woodcut, circa 1505, on laid paper, without watermark, a good impression from the Latin book edition of 1511, with 5 - 8 mm. margins, some repair tears and associated small paper losses at the lower right corner, some very minor foxing
    B. 299 x 208 mm., S. 314 x 219 mm.


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