ALBRECHT DÜRER

1471 - Nuremberg - 1528

Nativity - Weihnacht 1504


engraving; 187 x 122 mm (7 3/8 x 3 13/16 inches)
Bartsch 2; Meder 2 b (of g); Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum 40

WATERMARK
bull’s head with flower (Meder 62)

PROVENANCE
Frederic Robert Halsey, New York (Lugt 1308);
his sale, Anderson Galleries, New York, March 14–16, 1917 (this print is mentioned by Lugt as le plus haut prix de la vente), sold for $2,050 to
Knoedler & Co., New York (their stock no. in pencil verso A 103 MK)
Dr. James H. Lockhart, Geneseo, New York (not in Lugt; see Stogdon, p. 365)
Robert M. Light & Co., Inc., Boston
Carolyn and George Rowland, Boston

LITERATURE
Robert McDonald, An Exhibition of 100 Prints and Drawings from the Collection of James H. Lockhardt, Jr., exhibition catalogue, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburg, 1939, pp. 32f. (ill.)

A very fine impression in extremely good condition; trimmed on our just inside the platemark.