Jan Saenredam (1565-1607)
The Annunciation to the Shepherds, 1599
55.90h x 40.10w cm
Dimensions: 559 x 401 mm. 22 1/8 x 16 in.
Reference: Bartsch 24; Hollstein 24, first state of four Roethlisberger 51, first state of four, with the name of Razet as publisher
Signature: Signed and dated in the plate “Abrahamus Bloemaert Inv. J. Saenredam sculp Jac. Razet divulgauit et strenuo... Natali D.Ao. 1599” bottom
Provenance: Emmanuel Levy, not in Lugt;
Private collection, New York;
1976 to David Tunick, Inc.
Impression: Very fine
Condition: Good except for a crease and minor damage at the very top, trimmed on or just within the platemark all around