Lot 8
  • 8

Netherlandish, Malines, circa 1600

Estimate
4,000 - 6,000 EUR
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Description

  • The Descent into Hell
  • inscribed III 1Q81
  • partially gilt alabaster relief ; in a gilt an ebonized wood frame

Provenance

Me Cheval sale, Paris, 16 June 1986.

Catalogue Note

This composition is directly inspired by the engraving of Christ in Limbo by Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528), one of the series of the Small Passion (1511).
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