Sale: 394 / Old Masters and Art of the 19th Century, Nov. 23. 2012 in Munich Lot 88

 
Erhard Schön - Hortulus Animae


88
Erhard Schön
Hortulus Animae, 1515.
Woodcut
Estimate:
€ 600 / $ 600
Sold:
€ 750 / $ 750

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Hortulus Animae. 1515.
41 Woodcuts.
Bartsch 1301.7. Some monogrammed in printing block. Fine, partly somewhat dry impressions on wove paper. With narrow margins around image or trimmed to image. Ca. 6,4 x 5,6 cm (2,5 x 2,2 in), size of sheet.
41 of a total of 65 sheets from the series A (small format). Printed by Jean Clein, Lyon, 15 June (or 18 May) 1517 for the publisher Johann Koberger, Nuremberg.
Contains the following scenes: King David with harp (a), Annunciation (b), Adoration of teh Shgepherds [variant of illustration in Bartsch] (c ), Prayer in Garden Gethsemane (f), Cruzifixion (g), Woman of the Apocalypse (k), Mater dolorosa (m), All Saints (aa), Anna Selbtritt (ax), Entombment (bk), Salvation from Purgatory(bl). As well as illustations of the following saints: Saint Andrew (o), Bartholomew (p), John (s), Saint Jude (t), Philipp (y), Saint Augustine (ac), Augustine of Hippo (ad), Saint Christopherus (af), Saint Francis (ag), Georg (ah), Gregor, throning and blessing (ai), Gregor, reading the mess (aj), Hieronymus (ak), Luke (ao), Martin (ap), Michael (aq), Saint Roch (ar), Sebastian (at), Stephanus (au), Wolfgang (av), Agnes (aw), Barbara (az), Bridget (ba), Katharina (bb), Elizabeth of Hungary (bd), Margarete (be), Maria Magdalena (bf), Ottilie (bg), Ursula (bh), Veil of Veronica (bi). [CB].




88
Erhard Schön
Hortulus Animae, 1515.
Woodcut
Estimate:
€ 600 / $ 600
Sold:
€ 750 / $ 750

(incl. 25% surcharge)