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Jan 27, 2020
Israel
 18 Haim Levanon St. Neve Itamar Netanya
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LOT 66:

Bilder zu Goethe's Faust, Portfolio of 12 Engravings, 1813-1816.

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Bilder zu Goethe's Faust, Portfolio of 12 Engravings, 1813-1816.

Bilder zu Goethe's Faust, Portfolio of 12 Engravings, 1813-1816.

After Peter von Cornelius (German, 1783–1867).

Engraved by Ferdinand Ruscheweyh (1785-1846) and Julius Thaeter.

Series of the 10 illustrations of Goethe's Faust with the title and the dedication sheet for Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

After drawings by Peter Cornelius, designed originally as a copper engraving sequence in the style of Albrecht Durer and which he has designed since 1810 in Frankfurt and Rome - two years after the tragedy first part was published.

In the original binder (wear and tear), 63x79cm.

Tears to two etchings.




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