HENDRICK GOLTZIUS  |  THE LARGE HERCULES (BARTSCH 142; HOLLSTEIN 143; STRAUSS 283; NEW HOLLSTEIN 156)
HENDRICK GOLTZIUS  |  THE LARGE HERCULES (BARTSCH 142; HOLLSTEIN 143; STRAUSS 283; NEW HOLLSTEIN 156)
HENDRICK GOLTZIUS  |  THE LARGE HERCULES (BARTSCH 142; HOLLSTEIN 143; STRAUSS 283; NEW HOLLSTEIN 156)
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Property from the Collection of the Late Walter L. Strauss

HENDRICK GOLTZIUS | THE LARGE HERCULES (BARTSCH 142; HOLLSTEIN 143; STRAUSS 283; NEW HOLLSTEIN 156)

Estimate: 12,000 - 18,000 GBP

HENDRICK GOLTZIUS | THE LARGE HERCULES (BARTSCH 142; HOLLSTEIN 143; STRAUSS 283; NEW HOLLSTEIN 156)

This lot has been withdrawn

Description

Property from the Collection of the Late Walter L. Strauss

HENDRICK GOLTZIUS

1558 - 1617

THE LARGE HERCULES (BARTSCH 142; HOLLSTEIN 143; STRAUSS 283; NEW HOLLSTEIN 156)


Engraving, 1589, a very fine impression of this important print, Strauss’s first state (of two), on paper with an indistinct watermark, possibly a Crowned Coat of Arms with Dividers (cf. Briquet 1164), framed

sheet: 560 by 400mm 22 by 15¾in

Condition Report

Trimmed on or fractionally inside the borderline, in good condition, a vertical fold to the right of the subject split and repaired in places with an associated tiny made up and touched in area beneath Hercules' left knee, a few minute made up and touched in areas in the lower part of the subject and around the edges of the sheet, a couple of tears at the sheet edges, occasional spots of (unobtrusive) fibrous residue, framed.


"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."

Saleroom Notice

Please note that Lot 40 has been withdrawn from the sale.
HENDRICK GOLTZIUS  |  THE LARGE HERCULES (BARTSCH 142; HOLLSTEIN 143; STRAUSS 283; NEW HOLLSTEIN 156)
Property from the Collection of the Late Walter L. Strauss
HENDRICK GOLTZIUS | THE LARGE HERCULES (BARTSCH 142; HOLLSTEIN 143; STRAUSS 283; NEW HOLLSTEIN 156)
Lot Closed