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Date of the auction: 21.01.2020

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Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)

Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528) Five Soldiers and a Turk on Horseback Engraving, circa 1495, a Meder c/d impression on laid paper without watermark, numerous areas of loss to sheet carefully restored, largely in the blank areas of the plate, but one area affecting the feather from the hat of the central

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)

Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528) The Martyrdom of Saint Catherine Woodcut, circa 1498, a Meder g impression on laid paper with large watermark of a Strasbourg lily, sheet 400 x 287 mm. (15 3/4 x 11 1/4 in), crease to upper left corner with surface dirt, four repaired nicks along the left edge, repair to

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) Peter and John Healing the Cripple at the Gate of the Temple Etching and drypoint, 1652, a slightly later impression of New Hollstein's fourth state (of six), printing with plate tone, on wove paper without watermark, platemark 181 x 217 mm. (7 1/4 x 8 1/2 in), sheet

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) Christ seated disputing with the doctors Etching with touches of drypoint, 1654, a good impression of New Hollstein's second state (of two), printing with plate tone on thin laid paper without watermark, platemark 95 x 145 mm. (3 3/4 x 5 3/4 in), sheet 107 x 156 mm. (4

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) A Peasant in a High Cap, Standing Leaning on a Stick Etching, 1639, an excellent well inked impression of New Hollstein's second state (of two) with delicate plate tone, without any re-working but with the two dots in the upper right corner, on laid paper without

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) Self-Portrait in a Cap and Scarf with the Face dark Etching, 1633, a good but slightly later impression of New Hollstein's fourth state (of five), platemark 133 x 105 mm. (5 1/4 x 4 1/8 in), sheet 148 x 119 mm. (5 3/4 x 4 5/8 in), even toning (unframed) Literature

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) Abraham Caressing Isaac Etching, circa 1637, New Hollstein's fourth state (of four) on wove paper, platemark 115 x 87 mm. (4 1/2 x 3 1/2 in), sheet 131 x 102 mm. (5 1/4 x 4 in), import duty 'Seine Colportage' blue ink stamp verso, marginal printers' crease to centre

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) Christ driving the money changers from the...

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) Christ driving the money changers from the temple Etching with drypoint, 1635, a good impression of New Hollstein's fourth state (of four), on laid paper, platemark 137 x 170 mm. (5 1/2 x 6 3/4 in), sheet 150 x 185 mm. (5 7/8 x 7 1/4 in), 19th century import 'Seine

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) Jews in the synagogue Etching and drypoint, 1648, a very good impression of New Hollstein's sixth state (of nine), printing with plate tone, on laid paper without watermark, sheet 76 x 132 mm. (3 x 5 1/4 in), thread margins (unframed) Literature: Hind 234; New

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) Three Oriental Figures (Jacob and Laban?) Etching with drypoint, 1641, a good but later impression of New Hollstein's second state (of two), with the foliage added in drypoint, on thin cream laid paper without watermark, sheet 147 x 118 mm. (5 3/4 x 4 3/4 in), thread

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) Jan Lutma, Goldsmith Etching and drypoint, 1656, a well inked impression of New Hollstein's fourth state (of five), before further reworking, on laid paper with a proprietary watermark, sheet 200 x 151 mm (7 7/8 x 5 7/8 in), some toning to sheet, small repair to lower

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) Self-Portrait etching at a Window Etching, drypoint and burin, 1648, a good but a slightly later impression of New Hollstein's eighth state (of nine), on cream laid paper without watermark, platemark 158 x 131 mm. (1/4 x 5 1/4 in), sheet 191 x 157 mm. (6 1/4 x 6 1/4

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £4,500 - £5,500

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) A Scholar in his Study ('Faust') Etching and drypoint, 1652, a slightly later impression of New Hollstein's fifth state (of seven), a good impression on laid paper without watermark, with light re-working in burin in places and with the two dots in the lower right

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) Naked woman on a mound

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) Naked woman on a mound Etching with engraving, circa 1631, a very good detailed impression of New Hollstein's second (final) state, on laid paper without watermark, 180 x 164 mm. (7 x 6 1/2 in), trimmed to or just within the platemark (unframed) Literature: Hind 43

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £5,500 - £6,500

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) Jan Uytenbogaert, 'The Gold Weigher' Etching and drypoint, 1639, a clear impression of New Hollstein's second state (of three), on wove paper without watermark, platemark 253 x 205 mm. (9 7/8 x 8 1/18 in), sheet 270 x 220 mm. (10 5/8 x 8 3/4 in), good margins

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) The Return of the Prodigal Son Etching, 1636, an excellent dark and richly inked impression of New Hollstein's first state (of three) before any rework with the delicate landscape details printing clearly, on laid paper without watermark, platemark 155 x 132 mm. (6 1/8

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) The Angel Appearing to the Shepherds Etching, engraving and drypoint, 1634, an even impression of New Hollstein's third state (of six) on laid paper with watermark of a crown, sheet 264 x 225 mm. (10 3/8 x 8 7/8 in), small margins, several minor marginal repairs, faint

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) Abraham and Isaac Etching and drypoint, 1645, a detailed impression of New Hollstein's first state (of two) with contrast and depth, on laid paper with armorial watermark [See Hinterding ???], sheet 157 x 130 mm. (6 1/4 x 5 1/8 in), trimmed to or just within the

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669)

Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) The Descent from the Cross: Second Plate Etching and engraving, 1633, a good but slightly later impression of New Hollstein's eighth state (of eight) on chine collé, a good evenly printed impression with some light signs of wear, with Lamoureux's address in the lower

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £9,000 - £12,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) Reading

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) Reading Lithograph, 1879-87, a good impression of the fourth state (of four), on cream laid appliqué on heavy wove paper, signed with butterfly monogram in pencil, sheet 213 x 160 mm. (8 1/4 x 6 1/4 in) (unframed) Literature: Way 13 iv/iv

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) The Little Mast

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) The Little Mast Etching and drypoint, 1879-1880, a good impression of the eighth state (of eight), on laid paper without watermark and printing with plate tone, signed with butterfly monogram in pencil on tab, sheet 265 x 184 mm. (10 1/2 x 7 1/4 in

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) Amsterdam, from the Tolhuis

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) Amsterdam, from the Tolhuis Etching and drypoint, 1863, a very good impression of the eighth state (of eight), on thin japon paper printing with plate tone, signed with butterfly monogram in pencil on tab, sheet 133 x 209 mm. (5 1/4 x 8 1/4 in) (unframed

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) Melon Shop, Houndsditch

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) Melon Shop, Houndsditch Etching and drypoint, 1887, an excellent well inked impression of the first state (of five), on thin laid paper without watermark and printing with plate tone, signed with butterfly monogram in pencil on tab, sheet 127 x 175 mm. (5 x

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £4,500 - £5,500

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) Limehouse

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) Limehouse Lithotint with scraping and incising, on a prepared half-tint ground, an excellent impression of Way's second and final state, on cream wove appliqué on off-white plate paper, signed with butterfly monogram in pencil in margin, sheet 270 x 343 mm

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £11,000 - £13,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) The Two Doorways

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) The Two Doorways Etching and drypoint, 1879-1880, a fine detailed impression of the sixth state (of thirteen), on cream laid paper printing with plate tone, signed with butterfly monogram in pencil on tab, sheet 202 x 290 mm. (8 x 11 1/2 in) (unframed

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Frits Thaulow (1847-1906)

Frits Thaulow (1847-1906) Le Transatlantique Aquatint printed in colours with extensive additions in white gouache, circa 1898, signed and numbered no.38, on wove paper, with full margins, sheet 555 x 715mm (21 3/4 x 28 1/8in) (unframed

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Georges Braque (1882-1963)

Georges Braque (1882-1963) Le Couple (Vallier 187) Lithograph printed in colours, 1963, signed and numbered from the edition of 75 in pencil, on Arches wove paper, printed by Mourlot, Paris, published by Edwin Engelberts, with wide margins, image 311 x 216mm (12 3/4 x 8 1/2in) (unframed

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Georges Braque (1882-1963)

Georges Braque (1882-1963) Les Oiseaux Blancs (Vallier 119) Lithograph printed in colours, 1958, signed and inscribed 'H.C.' in pencil, one of only a few Hors Commerce impressions aside from the edition of 75, on cream Arches wove paper, printed and published by Maeght, Paris, the full sheet, 723 x

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Geroges Braque (1882-1963)

Geroges Braque (1882-1963) Oiseau Noir Sur Fond Vert (Vallier 181) Wood-engraving in colours, 1962, signed and numbered from the edition of 40 with pencil, as included in the book Si je mourais là-bas, on japon nacre paper, published by Louis Broder, Paris, sheet 480 x 370mm (18 7/8 x 14 1/2in

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £3,500 - £4,500

Date: 21 Jan 2020

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Rodolphe Bresdin (1822-1885) La Fuite en Égypt

Rodolphe Bresdin (1822-1885) La Fuite en Égypt Lithograph, circa 1855-1857, signed in the plate by Bresdin, but without additional text of publisher Bertrand & Barthère, an atmospheric impression from the second stone, printed on white chine laid onto wove support, sheet 311 x 245 mm. (12 1/4 x 9

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £9,000 - £12,000

Date: 21 Jan 2020