Current Inventory by Albrecht Durer

The Four Horsemen of The Apocalypse

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Albrecht Dürer 1471 – Nuremberg – 1528 The Four Horsemen ca. 1497–98 plate 5 from The Apocalypse woodcut on laid paper; 395 x 279 mm (15 1/2 x 11 inches) Bartsch 64; Meder 167 Latin edition of 1511; Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum 115 provenance Paul Davidsohn, Berlin (Lugt 654, his stamp verso) his sale, C.G. Boerner, Leipzig, sale 129, May 3–8, 1920, lot 1533. A very good and evenly printing impression; in very good condition showing the borderline all round. Illustrating the Revelation of St. John the Evangelist, chapter 6 verses 1–8, this composition counts among Dürer’s most famous images. As an icon […]

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Beast with Two Horns Like a Lamb from the Apocalypse

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Albrecht Durer (1471-1528), Beast with Two Horns Like a Lamb from the Apocalypse, woodcut, 1496-7. Reference: Bartsch 74, monogram lower center. An impression from the 1511 Latin Text edition, with the Flower and Triangle watermark (Meder watermark 127). h: 15.5 x w: 11.1 in / h: 39.4 x w: 28.2 cm Provenance: P & D Colnaghi; Knoedler and Company (with their stock numbers verso), ex. Collection Jeffrey Weiss, Dallas, Texas. A superb impression in excellent condition, trimmed just outside, on or in places just inside the borderline, some very light staining, archival window mat. This woodcut depicts Revelation 13: (1) […]

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