500-year-old Albrecht Dürer engraving found in flea market

The guardian | AFP in Berlin:

An art collector has donated a lost work by the German artist Albrecht Dürer to a Stuttgart museum after discovering it in a French flea market being sold for just a few euros. The copperplate engraving, Maria Crowned by an Angel, was made in 1520 and remained in very good condition, said Anette Frankenberger, an expert at the Staatsgalerie art museum… Read more

Image: Detail from Maria Crowned by an Angel by Albrecht Dürer. Photograph: AFP/Getty

2018-10-23T18:41:13+00:00