Current Inventory by Albrecht Durer

St. Anthony Reading, 1519

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Albrecht Dürer 1471 – Nuremberg – 1528 St. Anthony Reading 1519 engraving; 99 x 143 mm (3 7/8 inches x 5 5/8 inches) Bartsch 58; Meder 51 a (of d); Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum 87 provenance Pierre Mariette, Paris (Lugt 1789, with the date “1669”) Jules Meunier, Lyon (Lugt 1810, signed, annotated “Lyon” and dated “1825”); sale, J.M. Heberle/H. Lempertz, Cologne, April 15–23, 1857 Paul von Baldinger-Seidenberg, Stuttgart (Lugt 212); his sale, H.G. Gutekunst, Stuttgart, May 7–11, 1912, lot 319, described as: “Brillanter Abdruck. Sehr selten.” Gilhofer & Ranschburg, Lucerne Carl and Rose Hirschler, née Dreyfus, Haarlem (Lugt 633a), acquired November 1924; thence by […]

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Coat of Arms with Lion and a Cock

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Albrecht Durer (1471-1528), Coat of Arms with Lion and a Cock, engraving, c. 1502-3, 7 5/16 x 4 5/8 inches. With the monogram; no date, with border lines. Meder 97, Hollstein 97. In excellent condition, trimmed outside of the borderline all around. Provenance: Sir Philip Burne-Jones (not in Lugt, pencil inscription verso) Thomas Miller Whitehead (his ink stamp verso, Lugt 2449) Colnaghi, London (with their stock number C 23526 verso) A fine Meder a impression, with the small horizontal scratches lower left as called for by Meder for the a impressions. The heraldic symbols in this coat of arms are not associated […]

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The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne

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Albrecht Dürer (1471 – Nuremberg – 1528),   The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne    ca. 1500,   engraving; 115 x 71 mm (4 ½ x 2 13/16 inches),  Bartsch 29; Meder 43 a (of c); Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum 27 watermark: bull’s head (Meder 62) provenance Norbert Handwerk, Munich and Switzerland (with his paraphe in pencil verso); his sale, Christie’s, New York, November 19, 1986, lot 481 Samuel Josefowitz, Pully his sale, Christie’s, New York, January 29, 2013, lot 27   A fine impression of this rare print; trimmed to or just outside the subject, missing a tiny part of the lower left corner; […]

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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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