Requires Photography

View of London before the fire; arms above

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 1012; Pennington 1012; New Hollstein 1632

Dimensions

Platemark: 24 x 32.5 cm (9 7/16 x 12 13/16 in.) Sheet: 26.5 x 34.3 cm (10 7/16 x 13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P12972

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund