Engraving 'Horatius Cocles...'
Engraving 'Horatius Cocles Defending the Bridge...' by Georg Pencz, 16th C...
Copper engraving titled 'Horatius Cocles Defending the Bridge over the Tiber', from the series titled ‘Scenes from Roman History’. By Georg Pencz (Wroclaw ca. 1500–1550 Leipzig).
Inscription at top center of engraving: ‘PG’. Hollstein 132.
Provenance: Collection Ed. Schulze, collector's stamp on the back (Lugt 906).
In excellent condition and a good impression. Slight vertical paper crease right of center. Trimmed at or just outside the plate mark.
Mounted, matted, and framed under glass. Beautiful frame.
Print: 7.7 cm x 11.7 cm.
Frame: 26.5 cm x 29.2 cm.