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Identification and Creation
Object Number
R1352
People
Wenceslaus Hollar, Bohemian (Prague 1607 - 1677 London)
After Jacques d'Arthois, Flemish (Brussels, Belgium 1613 - 1686)
Title
Shepherd in the Wood
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Landscapes after Jacques d'Arthois
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1649
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/243429
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Etching printed in black in on white antique laid paper
Technique
Etching
Dimensions
plate: 15.6 × 21.5 cm (6 1/8 × 8 7/16 in.)
sheet: 17.5 × 24.5 cm (6 7/8 × 9 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: loer right corner, graphite: early state [in Randall's hand]
  • inscription: in plate, bottom margin, left, centered, right: P. van Artois pinxit, / WH[linked]ollar fecit, 1649,- / P. van Avont excudit;
  • collector's mark: verso, purple stamp with graphite numbering within: [Randall Collection accession stamp (Lugt 2130)] 1352
Provenance
John Witt Randall, bequest to his sister.
Belinda Lull Randall, gift to Harvard University, 1892. sister of John Witt Randall
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
i/iv
Standard Reference Number
New Hollstein 997, Pennington 1206
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Belinda L. Randall from the collection of John Witt Randall
Object Number
R1352
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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