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Adam and Eve driven from Paradise; Death plays to them on a fiddle (Dance of Death)

Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian (active in Germany, Netherlands, England), 1607–1677), After Hans Holbein, the Younger (German, 1497 or 1498–1543)


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 0234 (2); Pennington 234 iii/iv or iv/iv; New Hollstein 1128 III/IV or IV/IV

Dimensions

Platemark: 7.6 x 5.5 cm (3 x 2 3/16 in.) Sheet: 8.2 x 5.8 cm (3 1/4 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P12829

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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