Cimon and Pero
Engraving on hand laid (verge type) paper.
Sheet size: 4,8 x 7,1 cm. Image size: 4,7 x 7,1 cm.
Source unknown, to be determined. Ref: Bartsch 74; Pauli-Hollstein, II, 78 Provenance: Ex-collection H.C. Valkema Blouw (Lugt 2505)
Made by Hans Sebald Beham after an anonymous artist. Hans Sebald Beham (1500-1550) was a German printmaker and engraver, as well as painter and miniaturist. He belongs to the group of ‘Little Masters’, German artist printmakers in the generation after Durer.
Condition: Very good, given age. Trimmed close to image as is common. Some thin paper spots, partly backed at bottom. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: CIMON AND PERO-PARENT-DAUGHTER
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