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    Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471-1528)
    The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, from The Apocalypse, c. 1498, from the edition of 1511
    Woodcut on laid paper with watermark
    16-7/8 x 11-3/8 inches (42.9 x 28.9 cm)
    Signed in plate lower center
    Watermark (center and inverted): Crown and Tower, Meder 259

    PROVENANCE:
    Galerie Michael, Beverly Hills, California;
    Private collection, Chicago, Illinois, acquired from the above, November 5, 1986.

    LITERATURE:
    Bartsch, 64
    Meder/Hollstein, 167

    A certificate of authenticity from Galerie Michael (no. 112142), dated November 5, 1986, accompanies this lot.




    Condition Report*: Scattered spots of light and time staining; several spot of repaired tears along the edges of the sheet and to the center; one 4" vertical repaired tear to the lower left extending into the extreme edge; one small brown stain to the lower right in the image. Sheet has been treated. Tabbed along upper edge, matted and framed under glass.
    Framed Dimensions 33.5 X 28.5 Inches
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2019
    7th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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