Old Master Prints

Christie's
New York

Date of the auction: 25.01.2017

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SCHOOL OF MARCANTONIO RAIMONDI (FIRST HALF 16TH CENTURY)

SCHOOL OF MARCANTONIO RAIMONDI (FIRST HALF 16TH CENTURY)
Bacchante astride a Goat
SCHOOL OF MARCANTONIO RAIMONDI (FIRST HALF 16TH CENTURY) Bacchante astride a Goat engraving, circa 1520-30, on laid paper, with an indistinct Circle watermark, a good impression of this very rare print, with small

Lot #: 74

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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AFTER HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)

AFTER HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)
Adam and Eve
AFTER HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550) Adam and Eve chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks in ochre and black, circa 1550-1600, on thin laid paper, watermark Small Shield with Bend and Arrow (?), a good but later impression of this rare print, with

Lot #: 100

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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AGOSTINO DE MUSI, CALLED VENEZIANO (CIRCA 1490 - CIRCA 1536)...

AGOSTINO DE MUSI, CALLED VENEZIANO ( CIRCA 1490 - CIRCA 1536)
Hercules and Antaeus
AGOSTINO DE MUSI, CALLED VENEZIANO ( CIRCA 1490 - CIRCA 1536) Hercules and Antaeus engraving, 1533, on laid paper, watermark Anchor in a Circle surmounted by a Star, a good impression of the first state (of three

Lot #: 75

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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ALLAERT CLAESZ. (ACTIVE CIRCA 1520-26)

ALLAERT CLAESZ. (ACTIVE CIRCA 1520-26)
David with the Head of Goliath
ALLAERT CLAESZ. (ACTIVE CIRCA 1520-26) David with the Head of Goliath engraving, 1520-26, on laid paper, without watermark, a good, slightly later impression of this very rare little print, trimmed to or just outside or inside the

Lot #: 88

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)

HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)
Melencolia
HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550) Melencolia engraving, 1539, on laid paper, without watermark, a very good impression of Hollstein's third state (of six), with thread margins above, below and at right, trimmed on or just outside the platemark at left, a tiny

Lot #: 91

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,800

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)

HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)
Panel with a Mascaron
HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550) Panel with a Mascaron engraving, 1543, on laid paper, without watermark, a very fine impression of the first state (of two), with small margins, in very good condition, framed Plate 52 x 79 mm., Sheet 54 x 81 mm

Lot #: 97

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,800

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)

HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)
The Lady and Death
HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550) The Lady and Death engraving, 1541, on laid paper, without watermark, a very good impression of this rare print, third, final state, trimmed to or just inside the borderline, a small brown stain in the blank sky

Lot #: 92

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)

HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)
Buffoon and two bathing Women
HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550) Buffoon and two bathing Women engraving, 1541, on laid paper, without watermark, a fine impression of this rare print, second state (of four), trimmed to or just outside the borderline, in very good condition

Lot #: 93

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)

HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)
Job conversing with his Friends
HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550) Job conversing with his Friends engraving, 1547, on laid paper, without watermark, a fine impression of the second, final state, with thread margins, trimmed on the the platemark in places, some pale foxing

Lot #: 94

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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ANTONIO MARIA ZANETTI I (1680-1757) AFTER FRANCESCO MAZZOLA,...

ANTONIO MARIA ZANETTI I (1680-1757) AFTER FRANCESCO MAZZOLA, CALLED PARMIGIANINO (1503-1540)
Saint John the Baptist in the Wilderness
ANTONIO MARIA ZANETTI I (1680-1757) AFTER FRANCESCO MAZZOLA, CALLED PARMIGIANINO (1503-1540) Saint John the Baptist in the Wilderness chiaroscuro woodcut printed from

Lot #: 103

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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JUSEPE DE RIBERA (CIRCA 1591-1652)

JUSEPE DE RIBERA ( CIRCA 1591-1652)
Saint Jerome hearing the Trumpet of the Last Judgement
JUSEPE DE RIBERA ( CIRCA 1591-1652) Saint Jerome hearing the Trumpet of the Last Judgement etching, 1621, on thick laid paper, watermark Coat of Arms, a slightly later impression, trimmed inside the platemark

Lot #: 141

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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JUSEPE DE RIBERA (CIRCA 1591-1652)

JUSEPE DE RIBERA ( CIRCA 1591-1652)
Drunken Silenus
JUSEPE DE RIBERA ( CIRCA 1591-1652) Drunken Silenus etching, 1628, on thin laid paper, watermark Cross in a Gourd (Briquet 946, dated 1618), a good impression of the second state (of three), trimmed on or just inside the platemark but retaining a

Lot #: 144

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669)

REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669)
A Beggar Man and Beggar Woman conversing
REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669) A Beggar Man and Beggar Woman conversing etching, 1630, on laid paper, without watermark, a good impression of New Hollstein's second state (of three), before the posthumous

Lot #: 146

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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LUDWIG KRUG (1490-1532)

LUDWIG KRUG (1490-1532)
The Nativity
LUDWIG KRUG (1490-1532) The Nativity engraving, 1516, on laid paper, watermark Mitre with Two Shields and Crook, a very good impression before the addition of the new monogram, trimmed inside the platemark but outside the borderline, in very good condition Sheet

Lot #: 79

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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BARTHEL BEHAM (1502-1540)

BARTHEL BEHAM (1502-1540)
Saint Christopher
BARTHEL BEHAM (1502-1540) Saint Christopher engraving, 1520, on laid paper, without watermark, a fine, silvery impression of this rare print, second, final state, with narrow margins, a short tear and a small, associated adhesive stain at the upper left

Lot #: 89

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)

HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)
The Seven Planets with the Zodiacs
HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550) The Seven Planets with the Zodiacs the set of seven engravings, circa 1539, on laid paper, without watermarks, very good, clear impressions, Holl. 121-122 first state (of four or five), Holl. 116-120

Lot #: 90

Estimate: US$1,800 - US$2,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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AFTER JOHANNES STRADANUS (1523-1605) BY JAN COLLAERT II (156...

AFTER JOHANNES STRADANUS (1523-1605) BY JAN COLLAERT II (1561-1620)
The Invention of the Compass & The Invention of the Clockwork, from: New Inventions of Modern Times (‘Nova Reperta’)
AFTER JOHANNES STRADANUS (1523-1605) BY JAN COLLAERT II (1561-1620) The Invention of the Compass & The Invention of

Lot #: 132

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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JUSEPE DE RIBERA (CIRCA 1591-1652)

JUSEPE DE RIBERA ( CIRCA 1591-1652)
Saint Jerome reading
JUSEPE DE RIBERA ( CIRCA 1591-1652) Saint Jerome reading etching, circa 1624, on laid paper, watermark Large Jug with Flowers, a fine, early impression, printing with great subtlety and much plate tone, with a narrow margin above, trimmed on

Lot #: 143

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669)

REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669)
Joseph and Potiphar's Wife
REMBRANDT HARMENSZ. VAN RIJN (1606-1669) Joseph and Potiphar's Wife etching, 1634, on laid paper, without watermark, a later impression of New Hollstein's third state (of four), printing with light plate tone, with small margins, in

Lot #: 152

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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ADRIAEN JANSZ. VAN OSTADE (1610-1685)

ADRIAEN JANSZ. VAN OSTADE (1610-1685)
Bust of a Laughing Peasant & Bust of a Peasant
ADRIAEN JANSZ. VAN OSTADE (1610-1685) Bust of a Laughing Peasant & Bust of a Peasant the pair of etchings, circa 1636, on laid paper, without watermarks, very good impressions of the rare second states (of four and

Lot #: 199

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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GIOVANNI BATTISTA TIEPOLO (1696-1770)

GIOVANNI BATTISTA TIEPOLO (1696-1770)
Seated Youth leaning against an Urn, from: Vari Capricci
GIOVANNI BATTISTA TIEPOLO (1696-1770) Seated Youth leaning against an Urn, from: Vari Capricci etching, circa 1739, on laid paper, watermark letter Z (similar to Robison 47, dated 1747-48), a very good

Lot #: 213

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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FRANCISCO DE GOYA Y LUCIENTES (1746-1828)

FRANCISCO DE GOYA Y LUCIENTES (1746-1828)
Disparate ridiculo & La Lealtad, from: Los Proverbios
FRANCISCO DE GOYA Y LUCIENTES (1746-1828) Disparate ridiculo & La Lealtad, from: Los Proverbios two etchings with aquatint and drypoint, circa 1816-23, on laid paper, La Lealtad with a MORATO watermark

Lot #: 235

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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ATTRIBUTED TO ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

ATTRIBUTED TO ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)
The Michelfeld Tapestry: Central Panel ('Allegory of Social Injustice')
ATTRIBUTED TO ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528) The Michelfeld Tapestry: Central Panel ('Allegory of Social Injustice') woodcut with letterpress text, circa 1521-26, on laid paper, watermark

Lot #: 38

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)
The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne
ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528) The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne engraving, circa 1500, on laid paper, without watermark, fine, black Meder b impression, trimmed to the subject, remargined, a few pinpoint foxmarks, traces of ochre

Lot #: 51

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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LUDWIG KRUG (1490-1532)

LUDWIG KRUG (1490-1532)
Two nude Women with a Skull and Hourglass
LUDWIG KRUG (1490-1532) Two nude Women with a Skull and Hourglass engraving, circa 1510-32, on laid paper, without watermark, a good impression, trimmed to or fractionally inside the platemark on three sides, a thread margin below, a

Lot #: 80

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)

HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550)
The Penance of Saint John Chrysostom
HANS SEBALD BEHAM (1500-1550) The Penance of Saint John Chrysostom engraving, circa 1545, on laid paper, without watermark, a very good impression of Hollstein's eighth, final state, printing with great contrast and clarity, trimmed

Lot #: 96

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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GEORG PENCZ (CIRCA 1500-1550)

GEORG PENCZ ( CIRCA 1500-1550)
The Seven Deadly Sins
GEORG PENCZ ( CIRCA 1500-1550) The Seven Deadly Sins the complete set of seven engravings, circa 1541, on laid paper, all without watermarks, fine to good impressions, Hollstein 110 the first state (of two), the others the only state, trimmed to

Lot #: 98

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)
Christ on the Cross, from: The Large Woodcut Passion
ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528) Christ on the Cross, from: The Large Woodcut Passion woodcut, circa 1498, on laid paper, watermark Tower with Crown and Flower (Meder 259), a good impression from the text edition of 1511

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)
The Presentation of the Virgin at the Temple, from: The Life of the Virgin
ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528) The Presentation of the Virgin at the Temple, from: The Life of the Virgin woodcut, circa 1505, on laid paper, without watermark, a good impression from the text edition

Lot #: 33

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017

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ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)

ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528)
The Monstrous Sow of Landser
ALBRECHT DÜRER (1471-1528) The Monstrous Sow of Landser engraving, 1496, on laid paper, watermark High Crown (Meder 20), a fine Meder b-c impression, quite black but with faint vertical scratches, trimmed just outside the borderline and

Lot #: 41

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 25 Jan 2017