Lot 3611* - A198 Old Master Prints - Friday, 01. October 2021, 10.30 AM

ALBRECHT DÜRER

(1471 Nuremberg 1528)
The Holy Family with Joachim and Ann under a tree, 1511.
Woodcut on laid paper with watermark of head of an ox, Meder 70.
Monogrammed and dated in the block upper left.
23.4 x 15.8 cm.

Bartsch 96; Meder 215 a (of e); Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum 226. – Splendid, deep black, richly contrasting and even impression with the border and partly with a fine margin. Insignificant brown stains in the tree top to the left. Verso on the left edge with a few remains of mount. Overall very good condition.

Provenance:
– Collection of Vincent Mayer (1831-1918), New York/Freiburg i. Br., Lugt 2525.
– Collection of Richard Leendertzs, Kreefeld, Lugt 1708 ("belle collection de Dürer").

CHF 8 000 / 12 000

€ 7 480 / 11 210