Lot 93: Dürer (Albrecht), The Rejection of Joachim's Offering, from: The Life of the Virgin, 1504.
November 15, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528) The Rejection of Joachim's Offering, from: The Life of the Virgin, woodcut, circa 1504, on laid paper, with watermark of scales within a circle surmounted by a star (cf. Meder 169 and 170), a fine even impression before the Latin text edition of 1511, thread margins outside the borderline, unframed, sheet: 298 x 215 mm. (11 3/4 x 8 1/2 in) Literature: Bartsch 77; Meder 189, Hollstein 189; Schoch, Mende, Scherbaum 167
Notes: Category: Old Master Prints and Drawings