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The Triumph of Death on Time

Pencz, Georg (ca. 1500-1550)

Engraving on laid paper

Georg Pencz (ca. 1500-1550)  The Triumph of Death on Time

Georg Pencz (ca. 1500-1550)

The Triumph of Death on Time

Engraving on laid paper

14.80h x 20.50w cm

Description

Dimensions:    148 x 205 mm.  5 7/8 x 8 1/8 in.              

References:            Bartsch 121; Hollstein 101, only state

Signature:              Signed in the plate with the artist’s monogram

Annotation:           Numbered in the plate “5” lower left; titled in the plate Nascentes mormur finis qz ab origine pendet longius aut propius mors sva quenoz manet” bottom

Watermark:           Unidentified partial watermark (scythe?)

Provenance:           Private collection, New York;

            David Tunick, Inc