HENDRICK GOLTZIUS | THE GREAT STANDARD-BEARER (B. 125; HOLL. 255; NEW HOLL. 288; S. 253)
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Property from an Important London Collection

HENDRICK GOLTZIUS | THE GREAT STANDARD-BEARER (B. 125; HOLL. 255; NEW HOLL. 288; S. 253)

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 GBP

Property from an Important London Collection

HENDRICK GOLTZIUS | THE GREAT STANDARD-BEARER (B. 125; HOLL. 255; NEW HOLL. 288; S. 253)

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 GBP

Lot Sold:3,750GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from an Important London Collection

HENDRICK GOLTZIUS

1558 - 1617

THE GREAT STANDARD-BEARER (B. 125; HOLL. 255; NEW HOLL. 288; S. 253)


Engraving, 1587, a fine impression of the only state, printing with great contrasts and remarkable clarity, framed

plate: 117 by 75mm 4⅝ by 2⅞in

sheet: 122 by 81mm 4¾ by 3⅛in

Condition Report

With thread margins, trimmed along the plate mark in places, in good condition, the left sheet edge thinned and skilfully backed with a thin sheet of laid paper, the lower left corner skilfully reattached and touched in with pen and ink, a tiny vertical split (measuring approx. 4mm) at centre along the upper sheet edge, framed.


(A faded illegible inscription in the lower borderline recto).


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.

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Provenance

Ex coll. Friedrich August II, King of Saxony (L. 971)

Prints and Multiples
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