• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 77

    Marcantonio Raimondi (1480-1534) after Raphael

    The Death of Dido (Bartsch 187)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Marcantonio Raimondi (1480-1534) after Raphael
    The Death of Dido (Bartsch 187)
    engraving, circa 1510, on laid paper, a later impression of the only state, printed with tone, with an unrecorded curved scratch at centre right, with small margins, previously laid down onto an album sheet, occasional foxmarks, otherwise in good condition; with Man visiting a Whore (Holl. 1224) by Maarten de Vos, engraving, on laid paper, watermark Eagle, a good impression of this rare print, some minor defects; and Mucius Scaevola burning his Hand (Holl. 49) by Albrecht Altdorfer, engraving, 1520-26, on laid paper, a later impression, with thread margins, some minor defects, otherwise in good condition
    P. 159 x 126 mm., S. 181 x 146 mm. (B. 187) (3)


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