Requires Photography

Earth (The Four Elements)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 0525 (4); Pennington 525 ii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.8 x 20.6 cm (5 7/16 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P13329

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

children in landscape with cornucopia

Markings

Collector's mark, in black ink, verso, l.l.: seashell [L. 2868]

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund