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    Sale 7570

    Old Master, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    2 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 47

    Harmen Jansz. Muller (circa 1540-1617) and Jan Harmensz. Muller (1571-1628)

    A small Collection of Engravings

    Price Realised  

    Harmen Jansz. Muller (circa 1540-1617) and Jan Harmensz. Muller (1571-1628)
    A small Collection of Engravings
    including The Story of Joash and Queen Athaliah (Holl. 29-32) by Harmen Jansz. Muller after Maerten van Heemskerck, the set of four engravings, circa 1576, first states (of two), with an indistinct watermark, with wide margins, generally in good condition; and four prints by Jan Harmensz. Muller: Chilon (Holl. 13), engraving, 1596, third, final state, trimmed to the subject, with a restored paper loss at the right sheet edge; Oreads removing a Thorn from a Satyr's Foot (Holl. 71), a later impression, and Hercules being shown the Mountainous Road to the Temple of Immortal Fame... (Holl. 72), engraving, circa 1591, both after Bartholomeus Spranger; The Rape of the Sabine Woman - View from behind and The Rape of the Sabine Woman - Frontal View (Holl. 77 & 78) after Adriaen de Vries, circa 1598, with the address of Dancker Danckerts, with wide margins, Holl. 78 with a horizontal central crease with associated tear in the margin, generally in good condition
    S. 486 x 374 mm. (and smaller) (9)


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