6 December 2012
Hans Sebald Beham (1500-1550)
The Peasants' Feast (B., Holl. 166-177; Pauli 155-166)
the complete set of 12 engravings, 1537, brilliant to very good impressions, very rare as a complete set, with thread margins or trimmed to the platemark, generally in very good condition
S. 47 x 35 mm. (and similar) (12)
Graf Yorck von Wartenburg, Klein-Oels, Silesia (L. 2669) (this set cited in Hollstein); sold Gutekunst & Klipstein, Bern, 26 November 1948, lot 109 (310 francs, to Craddock & Barnard, London).
With Craddock & Barnard, London, aquired at the above sale.
Gordon Nowell-Usticke; his sale, Christie's, London, 28 June 1978, Hans Sebald Beham - The Collection of Prints formed by Gordon Nowell-Usticke, lot 87 (£ 1,700).
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