Apr 28, 2022 - Sale 2602

Sale 2602 - Lot 28

Price Realized: $ 4,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 8,000
Cardinal Albrecht of Brandenburg.

Engraving, 1519. 146x96 mm; 5 3/4x3 3/4 inches. A superb, dark and richly-inked Meder I a impression, with the letter A in the word PRIMAS (fifth line, last word) still showing the corrected prior letter V, with very strong contrasts and no sign of wear. With thread margins outside the narrow black border line.

Provenance: With Auguste Laube, Zurich. Bartsch 102; Meder 100.