Requires Photography

The bear and the bees (Aesop's Fables)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Parthey 0365 (33); Pennington 365; 1888

Dimensions

Platemark: 26 x 17.7 cm (10 1/4 x 6 15/16 in.) Sheet: 27.4 x 18.9 cm (10 13/16 x 7 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P12879

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]
Graphite, recto, l.l.: P 365

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund