Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528)
St. Thomas (B. 48; M. 50), 1514
Engraving printed on laid paper, a Meder A-B impression, unevenly trimmed to or just within platemark, in good condition aside from a 1/4in surface abrasion through St. Thomas' hand and cuff, a 3/4 x 3/4in restored paper loss in upper left area (not extending into image), a 5/16 x 9/16in restored paper loss in the right area (extending 1mm into the image), a 9/16 x 1/4in restored paper loss in the upper area (not extending into the image), a few well restored tears in the image, a few thinned areas, a 1mm tear along the lower and left sheet edge, a crease in the lower left image area, faint staining in the upper right image area, lightly skinned and rubbed on the verso, surface soiling, framed.
sheet 4 9/16 x 2 3/4in