Requires Photography

Title page: Animalium, ferarum, ....florum

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 2064, second; Pennington 2064 iii/iii; New Hollstein 1813 (state?)

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.8 × 27.3 cm (6 5/8 × 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

P13247

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Animals of all kinds in foreground; farther back a botanical garden

Markings

Collector's mark, in red ink, verso, l.l.: H.F.S. [L. 1309]
Collector's mark, in black ink, verso, l.l.: H.W. [L. 1383]

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund