• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 44

    Hendrick Goltzius (1558-1617)

    The Standard-Bearer standing, facing right (Bartsch 218; Hollstein 252)

    Price Realised  

    Hendrick Goltzius (1558-1617)
    The Standard-Bearer standing, facing right (Bartsch 218; Hollstein 252)
    engraving, 1585, on laid paper, watermark Basel Crozier in a Shield with pendant Initial M (Briquet 1341), a very good, bright impression of the second, final state, on laid paper, trimmed to or just outside the borderline, with a 15 mm. margin outside the subject below, a few pale foxmarks, mainly visible verso, a thin spot at upper left corner where previously hinged, generally in good condition
    S. 214 x 154 mm.


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