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Identification and Creation
Object Number
M9603
People
Wenceslaus Hollar, Bohemian (Prague 1607 - 1677 London)
After Leonardo da Vinci, Italian (Anchiano, Italy 1452 - 1519 Amboise, France)
Title
The King and Queen of Tunis
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Varie figuræ et probæ artem . . .
Original Language Title: Rex et Regina de Tunis
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1645
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/255865
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Etching printed in black ink on white antique laid paper, damaged and darkened to tan
Technique
Etching
Dimensions
plate: 6.6 × 12.2 cm (2 5/8 × 4 13/16 in.)
sheet: 16 × 20.2 cm (6 5/16 × 7 15/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: in plate, top, to left of center: Rex et Regina de Tunis / Leonardo da Vinci inu / WH[linked]ollar fecit.
  • collector's mark: verso, brown stamp with graphite numbering below: [Fogg Museum accession stamp (Lugt 936)] 9603 / P. 1603
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
i/ii
Standard Reference Number
New Hollstein 742, Pennington 1603
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Museum Collection
Object Number
M9603
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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