Nov 02, 2021 - Sale 2585

Sale 2585 - Lot 74

Price Realized: $ 15,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 10,000 - $ 15,000
The Quacksalver.

Etching, 1635. 74x36 mm; 3x1 1/2 inches, small margins. A superb, richly-inked impression with strong contrasts and with the delicate horizontal scratches distinct, consistent with the earliest impressions of this subject.

According to Usticke, "A very scarce, desirable little print (RR-)." We have found only approximately 20 impressions at auction over the past 30 years. Bartsch 129; Biörklund 35-G; Hollstein (White and Boon) 129.