Requires Photography

Title page, "Muscarum scabeorum ...": Decorative tablet with inscriptions surrounded by flying insects

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 2164 (1); Pennington 2164 i/ii; New Hollstein 913 (state?)

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.4 × 12.2 cm (3 5/16 × 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P13425

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Series of 12 prints after a set of colored drawings in the Arundel collection. (see Pennington)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund