Sale 16534
Old Master Works on Paper: Prints and Drawings for under £5,000
Online 28 November - 6 December 2018
Sale total including buyer's premium:
GBP 275,500
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Old Master Works on Paper offers a diverse array of prints and drawings from the early sixteenth century to the mid nineteenth century. The selection of prints include several woodcuts and engravings by Albrecht Dürer as well as important subjects by Rembrandt van Rijn. Highlights of the sale include Giuseppe Scolari’s important woodcut Saint George and the Dragon and Giorgio Ghisi’s The Vision of Ezekiel.

Among the landscape and topographical drawings from the collection of Dr. J.A.M. Smit (1935-2006) is a rare and striking sheet by the amateur draughtsman Abraham Rutgers. Further highlights include a Guercino drawing from the collection of Gabburri and a portrait of Portrait of Sarah Bernardt by Edgar Maxence.

Composed of over 130 works on paper, with estimates ranging from £500 to £5,000, there is much on offer for both new and seasoned collectors. The sale is available to view at Christie’s King Street by appointment only, with a small selection of highlights on view from 30 November to 5 December.

Jonathan den Otter, Head of Sale
Old Master Drawings
jdenotter@christies.com

James Baskerville, Head of Sale
Old Master Prints
jbaskerville@christies.com

Old Master Works on Paper offers a diverse array of prints and drawings from the early sixteenth century to the mid nineteenth century. The selection of prints include several woodcuts and engravings by Albrecht Dürer as well as important subjects by Rembrandt van Rijn. Highlights of the sale include Giuseppe Scolari’s important woodcut Saint George and the Dragon and Giorgio Ghisi’s The Vision of Ezekiel.

Among the landscape and topographical drawings from the collection of Dr. J.A.M. Smit (1935-2006) is a rare and striking sheet by the amateur draughtsman Abraham Rutgers. Further highlights...
Unless indicated, all prices listed below are an estimate
All lots in this sale are offered by Christie Manson & Woods Ltd