Sale: 394 / Old Masters and Art of the 19th Century, Nov. 23. 2012 in Munich Lot 59

 
Albrecht Dürer - Apokalypse, 8. Figur: Johannes, das Buch verschlingend / Der "Starke Engel"


 
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Albrecht Dürer
Apokalypse, 8. Figur: Johannes, das Buch verschlingend / Der "Starke Engel", 1498.
Woodcut
Estimate:
€ 2,500 / $ 2,850
Sold:
€ 8,500 / $ 9.690

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Apokalypse, 8. Figur: Johannes, das Buch verschlingend / Der "Starke Engel". Um 1498.
Woodcut.
Bartsch 70, Hollstein 172, Meder 172, Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum 120. Monogrammed in printing block. Very good copy from the Latin text edition from 1511. On laid paper, with text on verso. Trimmed to image's margin. 39,2 x 28,3 cm (15,4 x 11,1 in), the full sheet.

PROVENANCE: Private collection Baden-Württemberg (with collector's stamp on verso, not in Lugt).

[CB].

59
Albrecht Dürer
Apokalypse, 8. Figur: Johannes, das Buch verschlingend / Der "Starke Engel", 1498.
Woodcut
Estimate:
€ 2,500 / $ 2,850
Sold:
€ 8,500 / $ 9.690

(incl. 25% surcharge)