11-12-2017 11-12-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3040B Boston
November 12, 2017 11:00AMCalender
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Old Master Prints, Album of 16th Century Engravings.

$2,706$2,200
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3040B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Old Master Prints, Album of 16th Century Engravings. Folio, compiled in 1812 in Lichfield, England by Henry White, containing approximately 106 engravings by members of the Sadeler family of Flemish engravers, after Marten de Vos (1532-1603), some with work by Adriaen Collaert (c. 1560-1618), theological subjects, sizes vary; also containing all twelve engravings of Hendrik Goltzius's (1558-1617) The Passion, 1596-1598 (trimmed to the borders); three portraits by Jan Saenredam (1565-1607) after Hendrik Goltzius, depicting Mary Magdalene, "The Adulteress," and "The Lame Woman Healed by Christ" from the work, Famous Women of the New Testament, Amsterdam: Jansson, [c. 1600]; each engraving trimmed and mounted, most in window mounts, sewing structure of the book failed, all pages loose, 15 1/2 x 11 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Mary Magdalene, Henry White, Hendrik Goltzius, Amsterdam, Lichfield, United Kingdom, Adriaen Collaert, Collaert, Dutch Golden Age painters, Hendrik, Jan Saenredam, Maerten de Vos, Old master print, Sadeler family, Visual arts