Old Master Prints

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United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 09.01.2021 - 28.01.2021

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VENTURA SALIMBENI (1568-1613)

VENTURA SALIMBENI (1568-1613) The Annunciation etching, 1594, on laid paper, without watermark, a very good impression of this rare print, first state (of three), printing with much plate tone on the

Lot #: 61

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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CAMILLO PROCACCINI (1555-1629)

CAMILLO PROCACCINI (1555-1629) The Transfiguration etching, circa 1587-1595, on laid paper, without watermark, a fine impression of this rare and important print, first state (of two), printing with

Lot #: 62

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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MARIO CARTARO (ACTIVE CIRCA 1560-1620) AFTER FTER FEDERICO ZUCCARI (CIRCA...

MARIO CARTARO (ACTIVE CIRCA 1560-1620) AFTER FTER FEDERICO ZUCCARI (CIRCA 1540-1640) Dead Christ held by an Angel engraving, 1568, on laid paper, with a partial, undistinct watermark, a very good impression

Lot #: 63

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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ANTONIO TEMPESTA (1555-1630)

ANTONIO TEMPESTA (1555-1630) Christ on the Cross etching, 1612, on laid paper, watermark Crossbow in a Circle, a fine impression of this rare and large print, first state (of three), before the date

Lot #: 64

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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SCHOOL OF JUSEPE DE RIBERA (1591-1652)

SCHOOL OF JUSEPE DE RIBERA (1591-1652) The Lamentation etching, before 1624, on laid paper, without watermark, a very good impression of the second, final state, printing with inky plate edges in places

Lot #: 65

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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FRANS FLORIS (CIRCA 1519-1570)

FRANS FLORIS (CIRCA 1519-1570) Victory surrounded by her Trophies etching, 1552, on laid paper, with an indistinct countermark, a good impression of this rare print, third, final state, with the publisher's

Lot #: 66

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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AFTER PIETER BRUEGEL THE ELDER (CIRCA 1525-1569) BY PHILIPS GALLE (1537-1612)

AFTER PIETER BRUEGEL THE ELDER (CIRCA 1525-1569) BY PHILIPS GALLE (1537-1612) The Alchemist engraving, circa1558, on laid paper, watermark Bunch of Grapes with Letters (not in Briquet or Heawood

Lot #: 67

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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PIETER VAN DER BORCHT I (1545-1608)

PIETER VAN DER BORCHT I (1545-1608) The Meat Market & The Vegetable Market the pair of etchings, circa 1575-1608, on laid paper, watermarks Gothic P with Flower and Gothic P with an indistinct small

Lot #: 68

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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PIETER VAN DER HEYDEN (CIRCA 1530-1572) AFTER PETER DE VOS THE YOUNGER...

PIETER VAN DER HEYDEN (CIRCA 1530-1572) AFTER PETER DE VOS THE YOUNGER (ACTIVE CIRCA 1554 - D. 1567) The Twelve Apostles in the Clouds the complete set of four engravings, 1568, on laid paper, watermark

Lot #: 69

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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PHILIPS GALLE (1537-1612) AFTER MAARTEN VAN HEEMSKERCK (1498-1574)

PHILIPS GALLE (1537-1612) AFTER MAARTEN VAN HEEMSKERCK (1498-1574) The Eight Wonders of the World the complete set of eight engravings, 1572, on laid paper, each with watermark Stag (similar to Briquet

Lot #: 70

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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CRISPIJN DE PASSE THE ELDER (CIRCA 1565-1637) AFTER MARTEN DE VOS THE...

CRISPIJN DE PASSE THE ELDER (CIRCA 1565-1637) AFTER MARTEN DE VOS THE YOUNGER (1576-1613) The Wise and Foolish Virgins the complete set of eight engravings inluding title plate, circa1600, on laid

Lot #: 71

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617) AFTER PALMA GIOVANE (CIRCA 1548-1628)

HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617) AFTER PALMA GIOVANE (CIRCA 1548-1628) Saint Jerome engraving, 1596, on laid paper, watermark Bunch of Grapes, a very good impression of New Hollstein's second state (of

Lot #: 72

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617)

HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617) Marcus Valerius Corvus, from: The Roman Heroes engraving, 1586, on laid paper, watermark Bunch of Grapes with pendant Letters IC (similar to Briquet 13192, Brabant 1580

Lot #: 73

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617)

HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617) The Standard Bearer, turned to left engraving, 1587, on laid paper, apparently without watermark, a fine impression, laid down onto an 18th century album sheet; together

Lot #: 74

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617)

HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617) A small Collection of Portraits comprising: Jan van Broeckhoven (New Hollstein 210), engraving, 1579, a good impression of the second, final state, on a square sheet

Lot #: 75

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617)

HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617) Portrait of Hieronymus Scholiers engraving, 1583, on laid paper, with a tiny watermark fragment (possibly top of a crown), a fine impression Plate 103 x 77 mm. (oval

Lot #: 76

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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JACOB MATHAM (1571-1631) AFTER MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI (1475-1564)

JACOB MATHAM (1571-1631) AFTER MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI (1475-1564) Moses engraving, circa1601-05, on laid paper, watermark Fleur-de-Lys, a fine, rich and tonal impression of the first state (of two

Lot #: 77

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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NICOLAAS BRAEU (ACTIVE LATE 16TH CENTURY) AFTER HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617)

NICOLAAS BRAEU (ACTIVE LATE 16TH CENTURY) AFTER HENDRICK GOLTZIUS (1558-1617) Judith & David two engravings, circa 1589-1600, on two sheets of laid paper, watermark Three Crowns (similar to Briquet

Lot #: 78

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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CORNELIS VISSCHER (1628/29-1658)

CORNELIS VISSCHER (1628/29-1658) The Four Evangelists the complete set of four engravings, 1650, on laid paper, watermark Rampant Lion in Shield under Crown, very fine impressions of the first state

Lot #: 79

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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CORNELIS GALLE I (1576-1650) AFTER FRANCESCO VANNI (1563-1610)

CORNELIS GALLE I (1576-1650) AFTER FRANCESCO VANNI (1563-1610) The Virgin nursing the Child engraving, circa 1600, on laid paper, indistinct circular watermark, a fine and rich impression, printing

Lot #: 80

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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ANONYMOUS, 17TH CENTURY, AFTER ABRAHAM BLOEMAERT (1564-1651)

ANONYMOUS, 17TH CENTURY, AFTER ABRAHAM BLOEMAERT (1564-1651) The Golden Age engraving, circa1610-52, on laid paper, watermark Acorn and Oak Leaves in Escutcheon, a very good impression of this rare

Lot #: 81

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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JACQUES CALLOT (1592-1635)

JACQUES CALLOT (1592-1635) La Grande Chasse etching, 1619, on laid paper, without watermark, a very good impression of the first state (of four), with the tiny details in the background printing clearly

Lot #: 82

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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HENDRIK GOUDT (1585-1630) AFTER ADAM ELSHEIMER (1578-1610)

HENDRIK GOUDT (1585-1630) AFTER ADAM ELSHEIMER (1578-1610) Tobias and the Angel ('The Large Tobias') engraving with etching, 1613, on laid paper, without watermark, a very fine, early impression, printing

Lot #: 83

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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JAN VAN DE VELDE II (1593-1641) AFTER WILLEM BUYTEWECH (1591-1624)

JAN VAN DE VELDE II (1593-1641) AFTER WILLEM BUYTEWECH (1591-1624) Ignis (Fire), from: Four Elements etching and engraving, circa 1622, on laid paper, apparently without watermark, a very good impression

Lot #: 84

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669)

REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669) The Star of the Kings: a Night Piece etching with touches of drypoint, circa 1652, on laid paper, with an indistinct watermark, a brilliant, dark and even impression

Lot #: 85

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669)

REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669) A Hurdy-Gurdy Player followed by Children at the Door of a House (‘The Schoolmaster’) etching, 1641, on laid paper, without watermark, a good impression of

Lot #: 86

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669)

REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669) Woman bathing her Feet at a Brook etching, 1658, on laid paper, without watermark, a very good but later impression of New Hollstein's first state (of two

Lot #: 87

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669)

REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669) Man drawing from a Cast etching, circa 1641, on laid paper, without watermark, a very good impression of New Hollstein’s first state (of six) Plate 94 x 65

Lot #: 88

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669)

REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669) The Crucifixion: Small Plate etching, circa1635, on laid paper, without watermark, a fine, early impression of the first state (of three), printing very strongly

Lot #: 89

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021

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REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669)

REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669) Christ healing the Sick: 'The Hundred Guilder Print' etching with drypoint and engraving, circa1648, on warm ivory silk, a fine and rich impression of New Hollstein's

Lot #: 90

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 9 Jan 2021 - 28 Jan 2021