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    Sale 7612

    Old Master, 19th Century, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    1 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 32

    Hendrick Goltzius

    The Life of the Virgin (B. 15-20; Holl. 9-14; S. 317-322)

    Price Realised  

    Hendrick Goltzius
    The Life of the Virgin (B. 15-20; Holl. 9-14; S. 317-322)
    the complete set of six engravings, 1593-94, B. 15 and 19 second state (of four and five respectively), the others third state (of five), B. 15 watermark Shield with Three Balls, B. 17, B. 19 and B. 20 watermark Six-pointed Star in a Circle, B. 18 lacking the text below, laid down and in generally poor condition, the rest trimmed close to the plate, with minor foxing and occasional very minor paper losses at the sheet edges, B. 16 with a horizontal fold, B. 17 with a skilfully repaired tear extending into the subject from the top
    S. 475 x 355 mm. (average) (6)


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