Lot 26: ALBRECHT DÜRER The Small Passion.
November 3, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
The Small Passion.
Complete set of 36 woodcuts, 1508-10. Each approximately 127x100 mm; 5x4 inches, small margins. Each very good, dark and evenly-printed impressions after the 1511 Latin text edition, from the 1612 Italian text edition published by Daniel Bissuccio, Venice. Ex-collection Henri Lambert, Versailles; and Paul Schmidt, with their bookplates. Full vellum binding with decorative marble paste downs. Bartsch 17-52; Meder 126-161.