London, South Kensington
7 July 2011
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE GERMAN COLLECTION
Lucas van Leyden (1494-1533)
Samson and Delilah (Holl. 25)
engraving, circa 1507, on laid paper, watermark Small Gothic P, a good impression, probably Hollstein b, trimmed irregularly to or into the platemark, in generally good condition
P., S. 287 x 203 mm.
Würtemberg (1842), Dantzig (L. 2606).
Initials HR in a circle (not in Lugt).
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