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Title page to Sprat's History of the Royal Society

Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian (active in Germany, Netherlands, England), 1607–1677), After John Evelyn (English, 1620–1706)


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 0459; Pennington 459; New Hollstein 1966

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.4 x 16.3 cm (8 1/16 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P12889

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Bust of Charles II flanked by two dignataries

Markings

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

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund