Oct 29, 2019 - Sale 2522

Sale 2522 - Lot 32

Price Realized: $ 1,375
Show Hammer Price?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
ALBRECHT DÜRER
The Circumcision.

Woodcut, circa 1505. 296x211 mm; 11 3/4x8 3/8 inches, narrow margins. A very good, dark, richly-inked Meder f impression after the 1511 Latin text edition with strong contrasts and little to no sign of wear. Coat-of-arms with a fleur-de-lys watermark (Meder 122, which he dates from around 1600). Ex-collection William Esdaile (Lugt 2617, twice, lower right recto). Bartsch 86; Meder 198.