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Lucas van Leyden (Dutch, 1494-1533) Adam and Eve Lamenting the Dead Abel

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3203B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Lucas van Leyden (Dutch, 1494-1533)

Adam and Eve Lamenting the Dead Abel, from The Story of Adam and Eve, 1529 (Hollstein, 6Ic/III). Monogrammed and dated in the plate. Engraving on laid paper with gothic p and quatrefoil watermark, sheet size 6 1/2 x 4 9/16 in. (16.4 x 11.5 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Trimmed to or just within the plate mark, subtle toning and staining, pencil annotations to verso.
Estimate $300-500


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Adam, Given names, Lucas van Leyden, Men

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