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Hollar, Wenceslaus (1607-1677, Czech)

Etching on laid paper

Wenceslaus Hollar, Boiers

Wenceslaus Hollar





Date: 1647
Medium: Etching on laid paper 
Dimensions: 143 x 231 mm. 5 5/8 x 9 1/8 in.
Reference: Pennington 1271, first state of two
Signature: Signed in the plate “WHollar fecit 1647” lower right
Annotation: Titled in the plate “Boyers” top; numbered in pencil “9” top right
Watermark: Foolscap
Provenance: Sotheby’s London (November 30, 1989, lot 107); 1989 to David Tunick, Inc.