ALBRECHT DÜRER | NEMESIS (B. 77; M., Holl. 72)
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Property from a Private Collection

ALBRECHT DÜRER | NEMESIS (B. 77; M., Holl. 72)

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 GBP

Property from a Private Collection

ALBRECHT DÜRER | NEMESIS (B. 77; M., Holl. 72)

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 GBP

Lot Sold:12,500GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from a Private Collection

ALBRECHT DÜRER

1471 - 1528

NEMESIS (B. 77; M., Holl. 72)


Engraving, circa 1502, a very good Meder IIa-b impression, on paper with a High Crown watermark (M. 20), unframed

sheet: 328 by 232mm 13 by 9⅛in


Condition Report

Trimmed on the plate mark at right and lower sheet edge, on or just within the plate mark at left and slightly within the plate mark at top, retaining a fillet of paper outside the borderline, a skilful repair along the central horizontal drying fold (affecting a few hatches in the sky at left), with small associated areas made up with pen and ink above Fortune's knee and in the bridle, a central vertical crease with a short associated tear at the bottom (approx. 10mm.), a couple of further disruptions repaired with paper fibres, a further small repair beneath Fortune's wing and a tiny repair with associated split near the cathedral at lower right, some overall foxing, a small brown stain towards the right sheet edge, a few thin spots at the left sheet edge and upper sheet corners, unframed.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Ex coll. Franz Jozef von Enzenberg (L. 845); Abraham G. Gerson (L. 1133b)

Prints and Multiples
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