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May 19, 2017 12:00 PMCalender

Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528) Christ Among the Doctors

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Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3010BLocation: BostonDate / Time: May 19, 2017 12:00PM


Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528)

Christ Among the Doctors, from The Life of the Virgin, by 1511, proof before text on verso (Bartsch, 89; Hollstein, 203; Meder, 203). Monogrammed within the block, identified on a label and in information affixed to the backing. Woodcut on laid paper with high crown watermark (Meder, 21),image size 11 5/8 x 8 1/8 in. (29.4 x 20.5 cm),framed.
Condition: Trimmed irregularly along or just outside of the borderline, several thinned spots and pinholes, pale stains.
Estimate $800-1,200

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Bartsch, Christ Among