Hercules and Cacus

Hendrick Goltzius

Hercules and Cacus


Chiaroscuro woodcut

410 x 330 mm. 16 1/8 x 13 in.

David Tunick, Inc.

New York, NY


Price upon request

More Information

References: Hollstein 373; Bialler 25, first state of six, apparently unique

in this color combination, brown outline with ochre and green

tone blocks

Provenance: Galerie Bassenge, Berlin; 2000 to

David Tunick, Inc.

Impression: Very fine, the details printing clearly and legibly, with

appropriate emphasis on the highliights, i.e., not heavy and

stark with contrast

Condition: The sheet is supported with thin Japanese paper; some

restorations and pale stains; more than 1/4 in. (5 mm.)

margins all around outside the borderline