Requires Photography

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

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 × 11.9 cm (3 1/8 × 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13273

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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