Requires Photography

Christ Child embracing St. John

Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian (active in Germany, Netherlands, England), 1607–1677), After Pieter van Avont (Netherlandish, 1600–1652)


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 0495 (4); Pennington 495 i/ii; New Hollstein 854 I/II

Dimensions

Platemark: 12.7 x 20.7 cm (5 x 8 1/8 in.) Sheet: 16.3 x 24.3 cm (6 7/16 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

P12897

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

three child angels on left with lamb

Markings

Collector's mark, in red ink, verso, l.l.: H.F.S. [L. 1309]

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, N.Y.; date acquired: 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund