Requires Photography

Minerva with spear

1646
Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian (active in Germany, Netherlands, England), 1607–1677), After Adam Elsheimer (German, 1578–1610)


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 0270; Pennington 270; New Hollstein 843

Dimensions

Sheet: 9 x 14.6 cm (3 9/16 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

P12860

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Studio and scientific study in background

Markings

Collector's mark, in red ink, verso, l.l.: H.F.S. [L. 1309]
Graphite, verso, l.l.: 270
Graphite, verso, c.: L. Cotter (?)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund