• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 18

    Albrecht Dürer

    The Virgin with the Swaddled Child (B. 38; M., Holl. 40; S.M.S. 91)

    Price Realised  

    Albrecht Dürer
    The Virgin with the Swaddled Child (B. 38; M., Holl. 40; S.M.S. 91)
    engraving, 1520, watermark Small High Crown with pendant City Gate (cf. M. 45, dated circa 1550), a good, warm but slightly later impression, between Meder b and c, trimmed on or just inside the platemark, fractionally into the subject above, with thread margins in places, in very good condition
    S. 141 x 96 mm.


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    Special Notice

    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.


    Provenance

    Friedrich Quiring (b. 1886), Eberswalde (L. suppl. 1041c).