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May 29, 2015 12:00 PMCalender

Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528) The Lamentation

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Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2816BLocation: BostonDate / Time: May 29, 2015 12:00PM


Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528)

The Lamentation, from THE ENGRAVED PASSION, 1507 (Hollstein, 14; Meder, 14 a or b/c). Monogrammed and dated within the plate. Engraving on laid paper, sheet size 4 5/8 x 2 9/16 in. (11.6 x 6.4 cm),unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Trimmed almost to border, pale staining to edges and upper corners, pencil annotations to verso, old hinges at upper corners.

Provenance: Purchased from The Nasrudin Gallery, Boston, January 28, 1975; through to the current owner.

N.B. The sales receipt from The Nasrudin Gallery accompanies the lot.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

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Hollstein, The Nasrudin Gallery