• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 12

    Lucas Cranach the Elder (1472-1553)

    Saint Barbara (B. 69; Holl. 92)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Lucas Cranach the Elder (1472-1553)
    Saint Barbara (B. 69; Holl. 92)
    woodcut, 1510, with an indistinct circular watermark, a very good impression of this rare print, printing with gauffrage, trimmed to the border, a short gap in the lower border inked-in, in very good condition.
    B., S. 214 x 129 mm.


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    Provenance

    Richard Temple-Grenville, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Chandos (1776-1839).
    The British Museum (L. 300), with their duplicate stamp (L. 305), acquired from the above in 1834.