Requires Photography

Merchant's wife, Hanan; cap and pin in front hair,

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 1924 (17); Pennington 1924 i/ii or ii/ii (see note); New Hollstein 375 (state?)

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.2 × 9.1 cm (3 5/8 × 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13409

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Sheet trimmed into a circle.

Markings

Graphite, verso: Wife of Hanan merchant. Signature there, but not date.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund