Lot 23
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Israhel van Meckenem

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4,000 - 6,000 GBP
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4,500 GBP
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Description

  • Israhel van Meckenem
  • Ecce Homo (Geisburg 78; Lehrs, Hollstein 148)
  • Engraving
Engraving, circa 1480, a good impression of Hollstein's fifth state (of six); with The Martyrdom of St. Catherine and The Martyrdom of St. Barbara by The Master MZ (B. VI 374.8 and VI 375.9), both circa 1500, clear but slightly later impressions, the former on paper with an unidentified watermark, the latter on paper with a Bunch of Grapes (?) watermark

Provenance

Ex coll. Ecce Homo: Friedrich August II of Saxony (L. 971), his stamp recto; The Martyrdom of St. Catherine: Ludwig Maximilian von Biegeleben (L. 385); The Martyrdom of St. Barbara: Max Egon Fürst zu Furstenberg (L. 2811)
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