30 August - 1 September 2011
This lot is offered without a reserve
After Albrecht Dürer (20th Century)
Head of an old man (Saint Jerome)
with monogram and date 'AD 1521' (upper left)
oil on slate
14 x 10¾ in. (35.6 x 27.3 cm.)
Eric McDonald, Cleveland.
David Dworken, Cleveland, c. 1975, by whom gifted to
The Columbus Museum of Art, 1978.
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The prototype for the present composition is Dürer's drawing in the Albertina, Vienna.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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