Hans Sebald Beham (German, 1500-1550)
Christ and the Woman of Samaria (B. 24; P. 26), 1520
Engraving on laid paper, second (final) state, trimmed to borderline and just within along left edge, a good impression with all the fine lines printing clearly including the pentimento of the staff held by the shepherd closest to Christ, in good condition aside from a speck of foxing? on the rope in the well, minute pale staining in lower left and upper right corners, tiny specks of foxing on verso, hinge remains in upper corners and along left sheet edge, verso, framed.
sheet 1 1/2 x 3 1/16in
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