Melencolia I
Artwork: Melencolia I
Size: sheet 24.1 x 18.7 cm
Edition Size: n/a
Medium: Engraving on laid paper
Creation year: 1514
Category: Prints
Artwork details : A fine Meder IIa impression

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-09-20
Lot Number: 32
Notes: With inky plate edges in places

Christie's London

Date: 2017-09-19
Lot Number: 4
Notes: Without watermark, printing with great clarity and intense contrasts, the figure's face printing darkly, trimmed inside the platemark but retaining a fillet of blank paper outside the subject in most places, trimmed on or just inside the platemark below, a narrow strip on the right of the upper sheet edge and subject made-up with pen and ink, otherwise in very good condition