• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 67

    Master of the Die after Raphael

    The Story of Cupid and Psyche (Bartsch 39-71)

    Price Realised  

    Master of the Die after Raphael
    The Story of Cupid and Psyche (Bartsch 39-71)
    35 engravings, circa 1535, an incomplete set lacking two plates (B. 51 & 70), with duplicates of B. 41, 43, 48 and 49, all on laid paper, generally trimmed to or just into the plate mark, some staining to B. 66 and B. 67, some minor creasing, generally in good condition
    S. 195 x 228 mm. (35)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, sold to benefit the Acquisitions Fund