• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5919

    Christie's Interiors

    8 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 299

    SIX GERMAN COLOURED ENGRAVINGS OF TULIPS FROM C.J. TREW'S 'HORTUS NITIDISSIMIS'

    ENGRAVED BY J.M. SELIGMANN OR A.L. WIRSING OF NUREMBERG, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    SIX GERMAN COLOURED ENGRAVINGS OF TULIPS FROM C.J. TREW'S 'HORTUS NITIDISSIMIS'
    ENGRAVED BY J.M. SELIGMANN OR A.L. WIRSING OF NUREMBERG, 18TH CENTURY
    Some inscribed 'A.L. Wirsing Sculp et Excudit Norimberg 1764', others 'J.M. Seligmann Sculp et Excud Norimbergae' in modern cream folaite painted frames
    26 x 19¾ in. (66 x 50 cm.) overall (6)


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