14 juillet 2010

After Jan Breughel the Elder, The Fight of the Money-Bags (Hollstein 146) & The Wedding of Mopsus and Nisa (Hollstein 216).

After Jan Breughel the Elder, The Fight of the Money-Bags (Hollstein 146). photo Bonhams Engraving, 1570, by Pieter van der Heyden, first state of two, with the Pave monogram, 'P.Bruegel Invet' and the name of the publishing house 'Aux Quatre Vents', published by the widow of Hieronymous Cock, on laid, with small margins, 240 x 305mm (9 1/2 x 12in(PL) (unframed) - Sold for £15,000 After Jan Breughel the Elder, The Wedding of Mopsus and Nisa (Hollstein 216). photo Bonhams Engraving, 1570, the first state of four, by... [Lire la suite]
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31 mars 2010

Albrecht Dürer, woodcuts & engravings @ Christie's

Albrecht Dürer, Knight, Death and the Devil (B. 98; M., Holl. 74; S.M.S. 69), engraving, 1513. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 without watermark, a fine and early Meder a/b impression, printing with great contrast and clarity, trimmed to the platemark, with thread margins in places, occasionally very narrowly remargined and with tiny touches of pen and ink at the extreme sheet edge, remains of old paper tape along the sheet edges verso, a tiny thin spot below, otherwise in excellent condition - P., S. 247 x 190 mm. Est.... [Lire la suite]
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17 mars 2010

Giovanni Battista Brustolon (Italian, 1712-1796) Die Jovis postrema Bacchanaliorum Serenisimus Princeps e ducali Palatio<...

Giovanni Battista Brustolon (Italian, 1712-1796) Die Jovis postrema Bacchanaliorum Serenisimus Princeps e ducali Palatio; Habita a Serenisimo Duce in Basilica D.Marci, after Canaletto. photo courtesy Bonhams engravings, 48 x 60cm - in maple frames. (2) - Sold for £780 Bonhams. Pictures, Furniture & European & Oriental WOA, 17 Mar 2010. Oxford www.bonhams.com
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