Knight, Death and the Devil

Albrecht Dürer

Knight, Death and the Devil

1513

Engraving

243 x 187 mm. 9 5/8 x 7 3/8 in.

David Tunick, Inc.

New York, NY

212-570-0090

Price upon request

More Information

References: Bartsch 98; Meder 74 a of g; Schoch, Mende, Scherbaum 69 a of g

Watermark: No watermark (earliest impressions do not have a watermark)

Provenance: S.S. Scheikevitch (1842-1908, Moscow and Paris), Lugt 2367; this

impression cited by Lugt;

Frederik Muller & Cie, Amsterdam; May 1910 to

Colnaghi London; sold 20th century to

Private collection, North America; by descent to

Heir of same; to

Estate of same; to

David Tunick, Inc., New York; 2000 to

Private collection, New York; 2019 to

David Tunick, Inc., New York

Impression: An extraordinarily rich, early impression of Meder’s highest rank of quality,

before the scratches and considerable weakening of the plate, printed with

superb contrasts allowing a clear reading of the nuances of shadow and

textural elements.

Condition: Very good condition, the corner tips reinforced and restored, pen-and-ink

borderline, trace of a horizontal fold only visible verso, trimmed close.