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Holbein, Hans, (1497-1543)

Auction:
2256
Lot:
407
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$5,581$4,750

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Holbein, Hans, (1497-1543), Imitations of Original Drawings by Hans Holbein for the Portraits...of the Court of Henry VIII, London: W. Bulmer & Co., 1792-[1800], fourteen parts in one volume, contemporary gilt three-quarter red morocco, with eighty-three full page portraits in colors, sixteen on pink toned paper and sixty-seven on buff or darkened buff paper, one sheet with the double portrait of Henry and Charles Brandon, finished by hand, thirteen mounted on card, some within double gray wash borders, all by Bartolozzi, folio, (tear to one text leaf, smudging, some binding wear). Abbey Life 205-6; Brunet iII, 259-60; Lowndes page 405; Ray, England 19.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Keywords

Hans Holbein, Henry VIII, Henry Brandon, London, W. Bulmer & Co., Charles Brandon, United Kingdom, Abbey Life, Ray, Hans Holbein the Younger

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