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JOHANNES WIERICX (AFTER DÜRER) Melencolia I.
Engraving, 1602. 240x187 mm; 9 1/2x7 1/2 inches, thread margins. Corned coat-of-arms watermark. A superb, well-inked impression of this scarce engraving with strong contrasts, with all the details distinct and with Wiericx's name and date on the lower edge of the plate preserved.
Provenance: Naudet, Paris (Lugt 1938, verso). Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1556.