• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 43

    Hendrick Goltzius (1558-1617)

    Contesse Françoise d'Egmond (Bartsch 168; Hollstein 183)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Hendrick Goltzius (1558-1617)
    Contesse Françoise d'Egmond (Bartsch 168; Hollstein 183)
    engraving, 1580, on laid paper, a fine impression of the fourth, final state, on a rectangular sheet with margins, hinging defects at the left corners visible recto, some offsetting from another impression verso, generally in very good condition; with The Resurrection from The Passion (B. 38; Holl. 32) by the same hand, engraving, 1596-99, on laid paper, watermark Basel Crozier with Shield and Crown, a later impression of the second, final state, trimmed just outside the border, some pale staining, a small repair at upper right, otherwise in good condition
    P. 183 x 144 mm., S. 191 x 144 mm. (B. 168)
    S. 200 x 132 mm. (B. 38) (2)


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    Provenance

    Friedrich August II, King of Saxony (L. 972); with his duplicate stamp