Lot 3615 - A194 Old Master Prints - Friday, 25. September 2020, 10.00 AM

PIETER BRUEGHEL I.

(probably Breda, c. 1525/1530 - 1569 Brussels)
Prudentia - Prudence. From the series: The Seven Virtues. Circa 1559/60.
Engraving.
Engraved inscription lower right: Bruegel inventor.
23 x 30 cm (sheet size). Framed.

Orenstein (New Hollstein) 17 I (of II). - Attractive impression with the text margin. Partly trimmed to the plate mark, partly with thread margin around it. Even light browning and slightly faded. With isolated areas of minor surface damage and rubbing, e.g. at the left edge in the sleeve of the standing man. Slight traces of wear and age. Verso with some traces of previous mount. Overall in good condition. - Rare.

CHF 2 000 / 3 000

€ 1 750 / 2 630

Sold for CHF 5 000 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.