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Coat of Arms of Hector Pomer

Beham, Hans Sebald (1500-1550, German)

Woodcut on laid paper

Hans Sebald Beham (1500-1550)  Coat of Arms of Hector Pomer, 1525

Hans Sebald Beham
Coat of Arms of Hector Pomer

Description

                   

Date: 1525 
Medium: Woodcut on laid paper 
Dimensions: Image: 296 x 195 mm. 11 5/8 x 7 5/8 in. Sheet: 310 x 210 mm. 12 1/8 x 8 1/4 in.                                  
Reference: 
Dodgson 159, only state; Pauli 1352, only state; Schoch, Mende, Scherbaum A27, only state
Inscription: Inscribed “R A 1525” lower right; inscribed with the  Pömer family motto in Hebrew, Greek, and Latin, followed by the address of Hector Pömer, at bottom
Watermark: Unidentified watermark, possibly a shield
Provenance: W. E. Drugulin (1825-1879, Leipzig), Lugt 2612; Galerie Bassenge (29 May 1973, lot 19); to David Tunick, Inc.
Impression: Fine, a strong early impression.
Condition: Very good. Horizontal crease 140 mm. up from the bottom of the sheet: repair visible verso on right side, repair visible recto at left. Approx. 8 mm. margins all around.