Lot 102: Dürer (Albrecht), The Circumcision of Christ, from: The Life of the Virgin, 1505.
November 15, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528) The Circumcision of Christ, from: The Life of the Virgin, woodcut, circa 1505, on laid paper, with watermark of a small city gate with two towers (Meder 166), an evenly inked impression, probably Meder c, printed after the Latin text edition of 1511, trimmed with fine thread margins, the lower margin partially trimmed to borderline, unframed, sheet: 297 x 211 mm. (11 3/4 x 8 1/4 in) Literature: Bartsch 86; Meder 198, Hollstein 198; Schoch, Mende, Scherbaum 176
Notes: Category: Old Master Prints and Drawings