Lot 3634* - A184 Old Master Prints - Friday, 23. March 2018, 10.30 AM

SCHONGAUER, MARTIN

(Colmar c. 1430 - 1491 Breisach)
Die grosse Kreuztragung. Circa 1480.
Engraving.
Engraved monogram in the image at lower margin centre: MS.
28.6 cm x 42.9 cm.

Bartsch 21; Lehrs 9; Falk/Hirthe 9. – Schongauer’s rare and magnificent work with larger, professional restorations from the late 19th or early 20th century. Verso fully backed with Japan paper. The top margin (approx. 2 cm) newly applied and supplemented with pen. Further image areas with supplements, blackening, closed tears, wrinkling and rubbing.
Despite the stated defects, still good overall impression.


Provenance:
- Unknown collection stamp: geometric coat of arms, not in Lugt.

CHF 5 000 / 7 000

€ 4 390 / 6 140

Sold for CHF 22 100 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.