Requires Photography

Lady with jewelled rope around her waist

Ornatus Muliebris Angelicanus or the Several Habits of English Women

1640
Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian (active in Germany, Netherlands, England), 1607–1677)


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 1779 (2); Pennington 1779 i/ii or ii/ii

Dimensions

Platemark: 13.4 × 7.2 cm (5 1/4 × 2 13/16 in.) Sheet: 17 × 11.7 cm (6 11/16 × 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1986.205

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Parthey/ Pennington 1778-1802
Plate numbered before additional rework
Pennington’s state ii, with Stent’s name, datable after 1643

Inscription

Inscribed verso with cricket match scores dated ca. 1873

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow