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Sale 2512 Lot 327
ARUNDEL SOCIETY. Large collection of approximately 185 chromolithographed European Renaissance master paintings. Various sizes, trimmed to images and mounted to early cards, many with original Arundel Society printed title labels pasted on; mounts brittle, chipped and with glue residue from previous top mats or framing; images bright and undamaged. London, later half of the nineteenth century
Estimate $6,000 - 9,000
This group of fine chromolithographs represents a nearly complete run of the approximately 200 facsimiles of important European Renaissance paintings published by the ambitious Arundel Society in the mid-to-late-19th century. The faithfully copied images offer a wide range of religious masterworks, with at least one picture by Durer, Michelangelo, Da Vinci, Titan, Masaccio, Fra Angelico, Bartolomeo, Raphael, Botticelli, Ghirlandaio, Perugino, Carpaccio, Giotto, Mantegna, Veronese and many others. Several multiple-panel works are presently complete, including Van Eyck's Ghent Altarpiece and Memling's Triptych of Jan Floreins and Passion Altarpiece.