Abraham Francen, Apothecary; Cardinal Albrecht of Brandenburg (the Small Cardinal)
Artwork: Abraham Francen, Apothecary; Cardinal Albrecht of Brandenburg (the Small Cardinal)
Size: plate 15.9 x 20.9; sheet 16.2 x 21.1; plate 14.6 x 9.7; sheet 14.7 x 9.7 cm
Edition Size: n/a
Medium: Etching and engraving on laid paper
Creation year: 1657
Category: Prints
Artwork details : (i) Created circa 1657, New Hollstein's twelfth, final state; (ii) Created in 1519, Meder b impression

Christie's London

Date: 2018-03-28
Lot Number: 37
Low Estimate: $1109 [+224%]
High Estimate: $1663 [+116%]
Hammer Price: $3604
Sold For: $4505
Notes: (i) Without watermark, a good impression, trimmed to or just within the platemark, in good condition, framed; (ii) Without watermark, a good but slightly later, trimmed to the border, skinning in the upper left image visible recto, pinpoint foxing in the lower and upper right image, other minor defects