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Identification and Creation
Object Number
G1924
People
Wenceslaus Hollar, Bohemian (Prague 1607 - 1677 London)
Title
Woman with a Stiff Lace Collar and Flat-Crowned Fur Hat
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Women's Heads Framed in Roundels
Alternate Title: Noble Woman of Vienna
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1645
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/274237
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Etching printed in black ink on white antique laid paper
Technique
Etching
Dimensions
plate: 10.3 × 9.6 cm (4 1/16 × 3 3/4 in.)
sheet: 17.9 × 13.6 cm (7 1/16 × 5 3/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: in plate, lower right spandrel: W. Hollar fecit: / Antuerpiæ 1645
  • collector's mark: verso, black stamp: Dr. / WA [linked] / Pr. [within a circular double borderline; Wilhelm August Ackermann (Lugt 791)]
  • watermark: center right, cut off: Foolscap
  • inscription: lower right corner of sheet, graphite: P. 19[corrected from 6]39
  • collector's mark: verso, purple stamp with graphite numbering within: [Gray Collection accession stamp (Lugt 4836)] 1924
Provenance
Francis Calley Gray, bequest to nephew, 1856.
William Gray, gift to Harvard University, 1857.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
New Hollstein 703, Pennington 1939
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of William Gray from the collection of Francis Calley Gray
Object Number
G1924
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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