Oct 29, 2019 - Sale 2522

Sale 2522 - Lot 26

Price Realized: $ 1,750
Show Hammer Price?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
ALBRECHT DÜRER
The Visitation.

Woodcut, circa 1503. 300x215 mm; 11 7/8x8 1/2 inches, narrow to thread margins. A very good, well-inked and evenly-printed Meder d 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, lower center recto). Bartsch 84; Meder 196.