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Christian von Mechel (1737-1817); Holbein Hans le Jeune - engraving - Memento Mori - Dance of Death - The Beer Seller - 1780

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Christian von Mechel (1737-1817); Holbein Hans le Jeune - engraving - Memento Mori - Dance of Death - The Beer Seller - 1780

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Engraving - Plate signed - 1780

Artist: Christian von Mechel (1737-1817); Holbein Hans le Jeune - engraving
Title of artwork: Memento Mori - Dance of Death - The Beer Seller - 1780
Year: 1780
Technique: Engraving
Signature: Plate signed
Condition: In good condition
Sold with frame: No

Overall size: 11.8 x 9.5 cm

Around 1532, during his second stay in London, Holbein painted the Triumphs of Wealth for the Festival Hall of the merchants of the Hanseatic League.

Christian von Mechel was a Swiss engraver, publisher and art dealer. He developed a broad trade in art, through business connections throughout northern and central Europe; although the French Revolutionary Wars ruined him financially, he started over in 1805 in Berlin.


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    Je pensais recevoir 2 gravures identiques étant donné le titre mais je n'en ai eu qu'une seule. Le titre ne correspond apparemment pas à la description.
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    The title states that there are only 2 other known examples of this work on record (Bibliographically), not that there are two woodcuts on offer. Thank you for bidding with us.
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    I am so sorry and believe there has been a misunderstanding. I wrote on September 2nd to check that you had received the Laurus and have not heard back. As such I assumed that it arrived safely.

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