Lot 95: Dürer (Albrecht), Joachim and Anna at the Golden Gate, from: The Life of the Virgin.
15 November 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528) Joachim and Anna at the Golden Gate, from: The Life of the Virgin, woodcut, circa 1504, on laid paper, with watermark of a city gate with two towers (cf. Meder 260), an evenly inked Meder g/h impression printed after the Latin text edition of 1511, with offsetting from 'Joachim and the Angel' visible, thread margins, trimmed to the borderline in places, unframed, sheet: 300 x 213 mm. (11 3/4 x 8 3/8 in) Literature: Bartsch 79; Meder 191, Hollstein 191; Schoch, Mende, Scherbaum 169
Notes: Category: Old Master Prints and Drawings