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Three butterflies (one full spread) and one wasp

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 2170 (7); Pennington 2170 i/iii; New Hollstein 919 (state?)

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.6 × 12.3 cm (3 3/8 × 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13422

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