• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 49

    Hendrik Goudt (1585-1630) after Adam Elsheimer (1578-1610)

    Jupiter and Mercury in the House of Philemon and Baucis (Bartsch, Hollstein 6)

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    Hendrik Goudt (1585-1630) after Adam Elsheimer (1578-1610)
    Jupiter and Mercury in the House of Philemon and Baucis (Bartsch, Hollstein 6)
    engraving with etching, 1612, on laid paper, watermark Strasbourg Lily, a very good impression of the second, final state, with good contrasts and detail, with thread margins, trimmed to or on platemark in places, a flattened vertical drying fold mainly visible verso, some pale scattered foxing mainly visible verso, a few specks of surface dirt, generally in very good condition
    P., S. 223 x 234 mm.


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