Nov 03, 2015 - Sale 2396

Sale 2396 - Lot 387

Price Realized: $ 12,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 10,000 - $ 15,000
Joseph Telling His Dreams.

Etching, 1638. 111x80 mm; 4 3/8x3 1/4 inches, narrow margins. Biörklund's fourth state (of 4); Usticke's second state (of 5); White and Boon's third state (of 3); New Hollstein third state (of 6), before the Watelet and Basan rework and categorized from lifetime impressions to mid-18th century impressions from the plate owned by Jean de Bary (who purchased the plate in 1759). A superb, well-inked impression with all the details distinct and with no sign of wear. Bartsch 37; Biörklund 38-E; Hollstein (White and Boon) 37.