Lot 1: MARTIN SCHONGAUER St. Peter.
November 3, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Engraving, 1481. 89x44 mm; 3 1/2x1 3/4 inches. Ex-collection J.E. Wetterauer (Lugt 3870, verso). With thread margins or trimmed on the plate mark. A superb, dark impression of this extremely scarce, early engraving with all the details distinct and with strong contrasts.
We have found only 6 other impressions at auction in the past 30 years. Bartsch 34; Lehrs 41.