Requires Photography

Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 1509; Pennington 1509 i/ii; New Hollstein 1240 I/II

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.9 × 18.6 cm (9 7/16 × 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.147

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Collector's mark, in black ink, verso, l.c., upside down: owl [L. 2816 a]

Collector's mark, in black ink, verso, center, upside down: G.A.C [L. 1134]

Graphite, verso: Brilliant
Proof previous to the flowers on the garment & the inscription
Very rare

Provenance

Mr. Louis A. Lebowich, Boston, MA; February 12, 1953, gift of Mr. Lebowich to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich