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    Sale 7570

    Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    2 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 16

    Giovanni Jacopo Caraglio (circa 1500-1565) after Rosso Fiorentino (1494-1540)

    Six Herculean Subjects (B. 44-49)

    Price Realised  

    Giovanni Jacopo Caraglio (circa 1500-1565) after Rosso Fiorentino (1494-1540)
    Six Herculean Subjects (B. 44-49)
    the set of six engravings, circa 1524, slightly later impressions, watermark Three Mounts with a Cross in a Shield, generally trimmed on or just outside the platemark, retaining a fillet of blank paper outside the borderlines, generally in good condition; with Cavalry Engagement at close Quarters (B. 854) by Antonio Tempesta, watermark Anchor in a Circle, trimmed on or just outside the platemark, in good condition
    S. 223 x 180 mm. (and similar) (7)


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