Lot 101: Dürer (Albrecht), Adoration of the Shepherds, from: The Life of the Virgin.
November 15, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528) Adoration of the Shepherds, from: The Life of the Virgin, woodcut, circa 1502-1503, on laid paper, with watermark of a small city gate with two towers (Meder 166), a well inked Meder c/d impression printed after the Latin text edition of 1511, trimmed to the borderline, slightly unevenly, with very fine thread margins in places, unframed, sheet: 300 x 210 mm. (11 3/4 x 8 1/4 in) Literature: Bartsch 85; Meder 197, Hollstein 197; Schoch, Mende, Scherbaum 175
Notes: Category: Old Master Prints and Drawings