Old Master Through Modern Prints

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Datum der Auktion: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER The Virgin and Child with the Monkey. Engraving, circa 1498. 189x120 mm; 7 1/2x4 3/4 inches, small margins. A very good, evenly-printed Meder l impression, with the small dot in the clouds upper center and with strong contrasts. Bartsch 42; Meder 30

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 4.000 $ - 6.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER The Holy Family with the Butterfly. Engraving, circa 1495. 232x185 mm; 9 1/4x7 1/2 inches. A very good, dark, well-inked Meder b impression with very strong contrasts, still with some traces of the delicate vertical wiping marks in the sky. Trimmed on or just inside the plate mark

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 10.000 $ - 15.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER The Penance of St. John Chrysostom. Engraving, circa 1497. 182x120 mm; 7 1/4x4 3/4 inches, thread margins. A brilliant, dark, early Meder b-c impression with very strong contrasts and no sign of wear. Ex-collection Roumiantzoff Museum, Moscow, with the ink stamp verso (variant of Lugt

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 10.000 $ - 15.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER The Sea Monster. Engraving, before 1500. 251x188 mm; 10x7 3/8 inches, thread margins. A very good, evenly-printed, well-inked Meder k impression with strong contrasts and little to no sign of wear. Small bunch of grapes with the letters AP watermark (Meder 130, which he dates to

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 15.000 $ - 20.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER Samson Fighting with the Lion. Woodcut, circa 1496-97. 383x274 mm; 15 1/8x10 3/4 inches, narrow margins. A very good, dark and evenly-printed Meder d-e impression, with the breaks in the border line but very little wear in the image itself, with strong contrasts and with the relief

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 3.000 $ - 5.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER The Bath House. Woodcut, circa 1498. 388x284 mm; 15 3/8x11 1/4 inches, narrow margins. A very good, dark, well-inked and evenly-printed Meder d impression with strong contrasts and little to no sign of wear. Bartsch 128; Meder 266

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 4.000 $ - 6.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER The Satyr's Family. Engraving, 1505. 115x70 mm; 4 5/8x2 3/4 inches, narrow to thread margins. A superb, dark, richly-inked Meder a impression with very strong contrasts and no sign of wear, consistent with the earliest impressions of this subject. Bull's head watermark (Meder 62

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 3.000 $ - 5.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER The Flight into Egypt. Woodcut, circa 1503. 298x212 mm; 11 3/4x8 3/8 inches, small margins. A very good, dark impression from after the 1511 Latin text edition, with strong contrasts. Shield with a diagonal band watermark (Meder 246). Bartsch 89; Meder 201

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 3.000 $ - 5.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER The Birth of the Virgin. Woodcut, circa 1503. 298x212 mm; 11 3/4x8 3/8 inches. A brilliant, richly-inked proof impression before the 1511 Latin text edition, with very strong contrasts and no sign of wear, with the relief from the wood block on the verso distinct, consistent with the

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 15.000 $ - 20.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER Christ among the Doctors. Woodcut, circa 1503. 296x209 mm; 11 3/4x8 1/8 inches, thread margins. A brilliant, richly-inked proof impression, before the 1511 Latin text edition, with very strong contrasts and no sign of wear, consistent with the earliest impressions of this subject

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 10.000 $ - 15.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER The Last Supper. Woodcut, 1510. 394x287 mm; 15 1/2x11 3/8 inches. A good, dark Meder e impression after the 1511 Latin text edition. Pinecone in a shield with the letters G and H watermark (Meder 183, which he dates to around 1600). With thread margins or trimmed on the border line

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 1.500 $ - 2.500 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER Christ before Caiaphas. Engraving, 1512. 117x73 mm; 4 5/8x2 7/8 inches. A very good, richly-inked, early Meder a impression, with strong contrasts and no sign of wear. Ex-collection Hermann Weber (Lugt 1383, verso). With thread margins or trimmed on the plate mark. Bartsch 6; Meder 6

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 3.000 $ - 5.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER Christ before Pilate. Woodcut, 1509-11. 129x96 mm; 5 1/8x3 3/4 inches, narrow margins. A superb, dark, richly-inked proof impression before the 1511 Latin text edition, with very strong contrasts and no sign of wear, consistent with the earliest impressions of this subject. Partial

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 2.000 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER The Mocking of Christ. Woodcut, circa 1509-11. 127x98 mm; 5 1/8x4 inches. A very good, well-inked proof impression before the 1511 Latin text edition with strong contrasts. Partial high crown watermark (Meder 20, which he dates from 1480 to 1525 and cites for proof impressions of this

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 1.500 $ - 2.500 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER Christ Crowned with Thorns. Woodcut, 1509-11. 130x103 mm; 5x4 inches, thread margins. A brilliant, richly-inked proof impression before the 1511 Latin text edition with very strong contrasts and no sign of wear. Ex-collection Marsden Jasael Perry (Lugt 1880, verso). Bartsch 34; Meder

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 2.500 $ - 3.500 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER The Last Judgment. Woodcut, circa 1509-11. 127x98 mm; 5 1/8x4 inches. A very good, well-inked and dark impression from the 1511 Latin text edition with strong contrasts and with little to no sign of wear. Partial high crown watermark (Lugt 20, which he cites for the 1511 Latin text

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 2.500 $ - 3.500 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER The Holy Kinship with the Lute-Playing Angels. Woodcut, 1511. 213x215 mm; 8 3/8x8 1/2 inches, wide margins. A superb, dark, richly-inked Meder a-b impression, before the cracks in the borderline and in the last "1" in the date upper center, with very strong contrasts, little to no

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 6.000 $ - 9.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER The Virgin and Child with a Pear. Engraving, 1511. 155x107 mm; 6 1/8x4 1/4 inches, narrow margins. A superb, dark, richly-inked Meder a impression, before any scratches or wear on the figures, with very strong contrasts and no sign of wear, consistent with the earliest impressions of

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 5.000 $ - 8.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER Philip Melanchthon. Engraving, 1526. 174x127 mm; 7x5 inches, small margins. A good Meder f impression. The upper portion of a coat-of-arms watermark (possibly Meder 349). Bartsch 105; Meder 104

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 2.000 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER Willibald Pirckheimer. Engraving, 1524. 180x112 mm; 7 1/8x4 3/8 inches. A very good, evenly-printed Meder 1 c impression, with the short diagonal scratch above the letter G in the word "Effigies" in the tablet below. With thread margins or trimmed on the plate mark. Bartsch 106; Meder

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 1.500 $ - 2.500 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT DÜRER Frederick the Wise, Elector of Saxony. Engraving, 1524. 184x125 mm; 7 5/8x5 inches, narrow to thread margins. A good, evenly-printed Meder d impression. Bartsch 104; Meder 102

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 1.500 $ - 2.500 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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LUCAS VAN LEYDEN Old Man with Grapes. Engraving, circa 1523. 114x82 mm; 4 1/2x3 1/4 inches, thread margins. A superb, dark and well-inked impression of this scarce engraving, with very strong contrasts. Bartsch 151; Volbehr 154; New Hollstein 151

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 1.000 $ - 1.500 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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LUCAS VAN LEYDEN The Temptation of St. Anthony. Engraving, 1509. 163x145 mm; 6 1/2x5 3/4 inches. With thread margins outside the border line or trimmed on the border line. A very good impression of this extremely scarce engraving with strong contrasts. We have found only 5 other impressions at

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 1.200 $ - 1.800 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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LUCAS VAN LEYDEN Susanna and the Elders. Engraving, 1508. 197x145 mm; 7 3/4x5 3/4 inches. First state (of 2). Gothic letter P with a flower watermark. With thread margins or trimmed on the plate mark. A superb, dark, evenly-inked and early impression with strong contrasts and little to no sign of

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 10.000 $ - 15.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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LUCAS VAN LEYDEN Christ on the Mount of Olives. Engraving, 1521. 115x73 mm; 4 1/2x3 inches. Partial bull's head with the letter T watermark (Briquet 15177, which dates from around 1508 to 1522). Ex-collection Pierre Mariette (Lugt 1788, verso). Trimmed on the plate mark. A very good, dark impression

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 1.000 $ - 1.500 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT ALTDORFER The Fall and Salvation of Mankind Through the Life and Passion of Christ. Group of 7 (of 40) woodcuts, circa 1513. Each approximately 73x48 mm; 3x2 inches. Three ex-collection Paul Davidsohn (Lugt 654, verso). Each an early, dark, richly-inked impression with little to no sign of

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 2.000 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT ALTDORFER The Fall and Salvation of Mankind Through the Life and Passion of Christ. Group of 9 (of 40) woodcuts, circa 1513. Each approximately 73x48 mm; 3x2 inches. Each an early, dark, well-inked impression with little to no sign of wear and strong contrasts. Bartsch 16, 23-25, 28, 35-37

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 3.000 $ - 5.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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ALBRECHT ALTDORFER St. Christopher. Engraving, 1515-20. 64x58 mm; 2 5/8x2 3/8 inches, thread margins. A superb, richly-inked, early Winzinger a (of e) impression, with very strong contrasts and no sign of wear consistent with the earliest impressions of this subject. Bartsch 19; Winzinger 124

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 4.000 $ - 6.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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HANS SEBALD BEHAM St. Christopher. Woodcut, circa 1528. 302x217 mm; 12x8 5/8 inches, narrow margins. Ex-collection Peter Gallatly (Lugt 1185, verso; according to Lugt, Gallatly's auction, at Gutekunst, Stuttgart, May 13-18, 1911, included a collection of 77 lots by Beham); and William Edwin Rudge

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 1.500 $ - 2.500 $

Datum: 06.05.2021

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HANS SEBALD BEHAM Standard-Bearer and Drummer. Engraving, 1544. 70x50 mm; 2 3/4x2 inches, thread margins. First state (of 2). A superb, dark, richly-inked and early impression with very strong contrasts and no sign of wear. This engraving was made as a sympathetic memorial to the peasants of the

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 2.000 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 06.05.2021