Lot 75
  • 75

Albrecht Dürer 1471-1528

Estimate
50,000 - 70,000 GBP
Sold
78,500 GBP
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Description

  • Albrecht Dürer
  • The Little Passion (B. 16-52; M., Holl. 125-161)
Woodcuts, 1508-10, the set of title and 36 plates, very good to fine impressions, from the edition of 1511 with Latin text on verso, M. 126-7, 130-1, 133, 136-7, 140, 142-3, 146-7, 150-1, 154-5, 158-61 on paper with a High Crown watermark, 25-50mm margins all round, some sheets with discoloration in the margins and some surface dirt but the most part in remarkably good condition, old vellum over boards, lettering piece on spine, title lettered along foot of text block

Provenance

Ex coll. A. Freiherr von Lanna (L. 2770), his sale H. G. Gutekunst, Stuttgart, 11-22 May, 1909, sale part 1,  Lot 1516, 6,800 M.; Ritter Rudolf von Gutmann (L. 2770); and Dr. Felix Somary (not in Lugt)
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