Catalog Archive
Auction 113, Lot 837

"[Collector of woodcuts and his children]", Schaufelein, Hans

Subject: Early Printing

Period: 1511 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

5.2 x 7.4 inches
13.2 x 18.8 cm
Download High Resolution Image
(or just click on image to launch the Zoom viewer)

Rare woodcut showing a collector of woodcuts sharing his works with a priest. Hans Schäufelein was one of Dürer's first students and went on to become a master in his own right. A born storyteller, he conceived his scenes as narratives, and this is an excellent example.


Condition: A

Original color. Some spots in margins.

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $200

Closed on 12/7/2005