Requires Photography

Five butterflies, three outspread

[One of] 12 "Muscarum scarabe" Butterflies

Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian (active in Germany, Netherlands, England), 1607–1677)


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 2175 (12); Pennington 2175 i/iii; New Hollstein 924 I/III

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.2 × 12.2 cm (3 1/4 × 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1927.12

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 8/1/1929

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis