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    Sale 2249

    The Scholars Eye: Property from the Julius Held Collection Part II

    30 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 287

    Michael Wohlgemut (1434-1519) and others

    Various Prints

    Price Realised  

    Michael Wohlgemut (1434-1519) and others
    Various Prints


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    A collection of prints, including:
    MICHAEL WOHLGEMUT and Workshop (1434-1519). 12 leaves from Hartmann Schedel's Liber Chronicarum [Nuremberg, 1493] containing numerous woodcut illustrations with text, some full-page, by Wohlgemut, Wilhelm Pleydenwurff and others, 480 x 282 mm. (most leaves repaired, some minor spotting).

    ABRAHAM DIEPENBECK (1596-1675). 12 leaves from Missale Romanum [Antwerp, 1663], containing title-page with engraved vignette, text leaves with engraved borders, and 8 full-page engraved plates by C. Galle after Diepenbeck, 326 x 212 mm. (title-page mounted, some minor spotting).