30,000 - 50,000 GBP
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- Jean Duvet
- The Unicorn Purifies the Water with his Horn (Eisler, Bersier 68)
- copper engraving
The very rare engraving, printed in grey-black, circa 1545-60, from The Unicorn Series, a very good, silvery impression of the second (final) state, printing with clarity, on paper with a Grapes watermark
Duvet signed his print emblematically with the bird plucking its down (duvet)at lower right.