Requires Photography

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

[One of] 12 "Muscarum scarabe" Butterflies

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: 8.3 × 12.2 cm (3 1/4 × 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1927.1

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 8/1/1929

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis