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Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528) The Apocalyptic Woman

Auction:
2930B
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2930B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 23, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528)

The Apocalyptic Woman, c. 1497, from The Apocalypse, second Latin edition, 1511 (Bartsch, 71; Meder, 173). Monogrammed within the block. Woodcut on laid paper, image size 15 3/8 x 10 15/16 in. (38.9 x 27.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Thread margins, pale staining, repaired tear to right side of image, small tears to edges, glue and skinning to verso.

Provenance: Property of a New England collector.
Property of a New England collector.
Estimate $500-700

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Bartsch, Apocalypse, Woodcuts

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