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Daniel Hopfer

Saint George Slaying the Dragon (B. 41; Holl. 47)

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Estimate:

4,000 - 6,000 GBP

Property from a Private Austrian Collection

Daniel Hopfer

Daniel Hopfer

Saint George Slaying the Dragon (B. 41; Holl. 47)

Saint George Slaying the Dragon (B. 41; Holl. 47)

Estimate:

4,000 - 6,000 GBP

Property from a Private Austrian Collection

Daniel Hopfer

1460 - 1536

Saint George Slaying the Dragon (B. 41; Holl. 47)


Etching, circa 1520, a very good impression of the second (final) state, though showing touches of wear in the lower part of the subject, on paper with a partial Words watermark; with four additional etchings, very good to good impressions, by Daniel Hopfer: Illustration to Proverbs, Chapter X (Holl. 4), a very good impression, presumably the first state (of three), before the Funck number; and The Calvary (Holl. 17), a good impression of the second (final) state, on J Whatman wove paper; and two Half Ornamental Fillets (Holl. 115 and 117 (right panel only)), very good impressions, presumably the second (final) states; and one etching by Hieronymus Hopfer (after Domenico Campagnola) Battle between Cavalry and Infantry in a Wood (Holl. 49), a very good impression of the second (final) state, each unframed

smallest sheet (B. 105): 84 by 66mm 3 1/4 by 2 1/2 in

largest sheet (B. 30): 143 by 348mm 5 5/8 by 13 5/8 in


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B. 12: Trimmed to the plate mark, in good condition apart from a repaired broken through horizontal crease to the lower half of the sheet with touches of pen and ink in places, uneven paper discoloration, other minor defects, unframed.


B. 30: With narrow to thread margins, in good condition, some adhesive-staining verso, visible recto at upper centre, a few small thinned areas mostly to sheet edges, some with associated tiny tears supported verso, unframed.


B. 41: Trimmed to the subject, in good condition, a small made up area at centre left sheet edge, with a short associated repaired tear, a few small thinned areas mostly to edges, some slight paper discoloration, unframed.


B. 104: Trimmed to or just within the plate mark, in good condition apart from the upper left corner reattached, a very small made up area at upper centre and further minor repairs to remaining corners, a short vertical tear at upper centre (measuring approx. 5mm), unframed.


B. 105: Trimmed to the borderline of the right hand Ornamental Fillet, lacking the left panel, otherwise in good condition, the upper and lower right corners reinforced, unframed.


B. 44 (Hieronymus Hopfer) With thread margins, trimmed to the subject in places, in good condition apart from a small made up area at lower left corner touched in with pen and ink, a repaired horizontal tear at centre extending from left edge (measuring approx. 10cm), touched in in places, a further tear extending from right sheet edge (measuring approx. 1.7cm), further small repairs at other corners, unframed.


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