Prints

27 Mar 2006, starting at 12:00 BST .

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lots

Albrecht Durer St Jerome in the cave Woodcut, 1512, a Meder A impression with indistinct watermark, on laid; trimmed to the borderline, repaired tear into the image left sheet edge, 170 x 125mm (6 3/4 x 4 7/8in)(SH) unframed

Albrecht Durer St Jerome in his cell Woodcut, 1511, on laid, an overly inked impression, probably Meder e, but without the breaks in the bottom or the drape, no wormhole in the saints head, collectors marks on reverse including Lugt 318; faint foxing, 230 x 160mm (9 1/8 x 6 1/4in)(B)

Albrecht Durer The Martyrdom of St Catherine Woodcut, c1498, possibly a Meder d impression, an unevenly printed impression, various collectors marks on reverse including Lugt 2398 and 1672; with thread margins, 288 x 285mm (15 1/4 x 11 1/8in)(SH)

Richard Earlom after Peter Paul Rubens The Fruit Market Mezzotint, 1785, a fine impression, before letters, on laid, published by J Boydell; unidentified collectors mark "EU" in a circle, lower right, unexamined out of the frame, 585 x 495mm (23 x 19 1/2in)(SH seen)

James Gillray Taking Physic Etching, with hand colouring, on wove, published Feb 6th 1800 by H Humphreys; on an old album page, otherwise in good condition, 268 x 200mm (10 1/2 x 7 7/8in)(SH) together with 'Gentle Emetic', 'Breathing a vein' and 'Charming well again' 4 unframed

James Gillray Harmony before Matrimony; Matrimonial-Harmonics Etchings, 1805, the pair, with hand colouring, on wove, published October 25th by H Humphrey; time stained, faded, unexamined out of the frame, 258 x 360mm (10 1/8 x 14 1/4in)(I) 2

James Gillray Maecenas in pursuit of the Fine Arts Etching, with hand colouring, on wove, published May 9th 1808 by H Humphrey; on an old album page, otherwise in good condition, 260 x 200mm (10 1/4 x 7 7/8in)(I) unframed

James Gillray An old English gentleman pester'd by servants wanting places Etching, 1809, with hand colouring, on wove, with wide margins, published May 16th by H Humphrey, London; faint creasing, faint time staining, unexamined out of the frame, 260 x 360mm (10 1/4 x 14 1/4in)(PL)

J Godby after W Miller Animal Affection Stipple engraving, 1799, printed on wove, published by G Testolini; in good condition, unexamined out of the frame, 345mm x 410mm (13 1/2in x 16 1/4in)(PL) Together with the companion 'Innocent Recreation' 2

Francisco de Goya y Lucientes Hasta la Muerte Etching and aquatint, 1799, from 'Los Caprichos', a later impression, on thickish wove; taped at top sheet edges, repaired tear top left corner, faint time and mount staining, 215 x 152mm (8 1/2 x 6in)(PL) unframed

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