May 02, 2019 - Sale 2507

Sale 2507 - Lot 82

Price Realized: $ 3,750
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Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
Christ Seated Disputing with the Doctors.

Etching and drypoint on thin cream laid Japan paper, 1654. 97x147 mm; 3 7/8x5 7/8 inches, thread margins. Usticke's second state (e) (of 2), with rounded plate corners but with traces of burr on the legs of the tall, standing man at center, likely before the earliest Basan edition. A superb, richly-inked, crisp impression with very strong contrasts and no sign of wear. Bartsch 64; Biörklund 54-E; Hollstein (White and Boon) 64.