Requires Photography

Venus and Cupid in a wooded landscape

Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian (active in Germany, Netherlands, England), 1607–1677), After Adam Elsheimer (German, 1578–1610)


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 0271a; Pennington 271A; New Hollstein 845

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.5 x 14.9 cm (3 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

P12861

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Collector's mark, in black ink, recto, l.r.: PL [L. 2092]
Collector's mark, in red ink, verso, l.r.: H.F.S. [L. 1309]
Collector's mark, in black ink, verso, c., upside down: Thos. Thane [L. 2394]

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund