[Germany] [Johannes Froben.]
Engraving. Collector's stamp on front lower right and verso lower left. Plate 165 x 133mm. 6½ x 5¼".
Portrait of Johannes Froben, bust to left, wearing fur-trimmed coat; in a circle on a pedestal. Johann Froben (c.1460-1527) was a famous printer and publisher in Basel. He printed the works of Erasmus of Rotterdam and some woodcuts by Holbein.
Ex Collection: Friedrich August II (1797-1854) King of Saxony. Lugt: 971; and G. Ritter von Franck (1807-1860), Vienna. Lugt: 1152.
[Ref: 24661] £140.00