Marcus Valerius Corvus, from: The Roman Heroes
engraving, 1586, on laid paper, watermark Bunch of Grapes with pendant Letters IC (similar to Briquet 13192, Brabant 1580), a fine impression, printing with some plate tone in the text border below; together with Titus Manlius Torquatus, from the same series, engraving, 1686, on laid paper, watermark Circle with Stripes and Small Circle inside (not in Briquet or Heawood), a good impression of the second, final state
Plate 370 x 235 mm, Sheet 392 x 259 mm.
Plate & Sheet 370 x 238 mm.
Carl Theodor Thiemann (b. 1881), Karlsbad & Dachau (Lugt 642c); his sale, Amsler & Ruthardt, Berlin 15-18 May 1922, lot 528('Prachtvoller Abdruck, mit Rand'). (B. 101 only)
With Christopher Mendez, London, circa 1990. (B. 100 only)
Bartsch 101 & 100; Hollstein 167 & 166; Strauss 236 & 235; New Hollstein 169 & 168
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