Requires Photography

Four butterflies outspread, three bugs and one small bee-like insect

[One of] 12 "Muscarum scarabe" Butterflies

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 2171 (8); Pennington 2171 i/iii; New Hollstein 920 I/III

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.5 × 12.3 cm (3 3/8 × 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1927.8

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