Prints

15 Dec 2009, starting at 13:00 GMT .

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Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528) The Flagellation - The Large Passion Woodcut, circa 1496-97, a good impression, from the edition without text after 1511, probably Meder D, on laid, with a watermark of an escutcheon with a diagonal beam and serpent beneath, 390 x 280mm (15 1/4 x 11in)(SH) unframed

Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528) The Bearing of the Cross - The Large Passion Woodcut, circa 1498-99, a good impression, from the edition without text, after 1511, on laid, 392 x 282mm (15 3/8 x 11 1/8in)(SH) unframed

Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528) The Betrothal of the Virgin Woodcut, c1504, from the book edition of 1511, on wove, 296 x 207mm (11 2/3 x 8 1/5in)(B) unframed

Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528) The Holy Family with three Hares Woodcut, circa 1496, a fair impression, probably Meder H, on laid, with unidentified circular watermark, 395 x 285mm (15 1/2 x 11 1/4in)(SH) unframed

Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528) St Eustace Engraving, circa 1501, a strong, cleanly wiped impression, on laid, 355 x 260mm (14 x 10 1/4in)(SH)(with extensive repairs - see condition report) unframed

Hans Baldung (called Grien) (German, circa 1484-1545) Group of Seven Wild Horses Woodcut, 1534, on laid, 213 x 322mm (8 1/3 x 12 2/3in)(PL) unframed

Hans Baldung (called Grien) (German, circa 1484-1545) Lamentation Woodcut, 1514, on laid, 222 x 158mm (8 3/4 x 6 1/4in)(B), together with two others by the same hand, 'St Sebastian' (B37), 1514, and 'The Crucifixion', all on laid 3 unframed

After Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus The Royal Stable of Don Juan of Austria Engravings, thirteen from the series by various engravers, including the title page, good impressions, on laid papers, a further seven equestrian works from various series, two with later hand colouring, 230 x 330mm (9 x 13in)(SH and smaller) 21 unframed

Cornelis Massys (Dutch, lived circa 1510-1556) Dancing Peasants Engravings, ten from the set of twelve, on laid, later impressions, on laid, 55 x 40mm (2 1/8 x 1 1/2in)(SH), together with "Les Peches Capitaux" (L.354-360), the full set of engravings by Jacques Callot, all fourth and final states and "An Allegory of Painting" (B.35) by Pietro Testa, second and final state 17 unframed

Group of miscellaneous Old Master prints Several engravings of processions, including four of the five sheets of 'Cavalcade of his majesties passing through the city of London' by Wenceslas Hollar, 1661, 'Funeral Procession of Queen Elizabeth' after William Camden, 1791, 'Interment of the Duke of Rothes', 1681, on four sheets, 'Sitting and Rising of Parliament before Union with England', 'Procession of Christening of Prince Arthur', 'Funeral Procession of Queen Elizabeth', 1784, after R.Bull, six woodcuts of standard bearers by Hans Burgkmair the Elder, (B71,81,82 x 2,84,87), four equestrian engravings from 'Duke of Newcastle Dressage Prints' by Lucas Vorstermans after Diepenbeeck, 'Le Duc d'Arenberg', mezzotint by Richard Earlom after Van Dyck, 'Covent Garden Piazza' by E.Rooker after T.Sandby, various woodcuts of allegorical figures, on predominantly laid paper Coll unframed

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