20 - 21 September 2006
The Betrothal of the Virgin, from The Life of the Virgin (B. 82; M., Holl. 194)
woodcut, circa 1504, after the Latin text edition of 1511, a good Meder d impression, with margins, several gaps in the borders touched-in, with an unidentified collector's mark verso, generally in very good condition
B. 293 x 210 mm., S. 301 x 219 mm.
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