Half-length image of a young woman with long wavy hair, her arms crossed and resting on a ledge, holding a flower in one hand, a wreath of oak in her hair, and clasps in shape of oak leaves on her bodice.
Inscription: in plate, within image, at top: "Martin Schõn inu. / WHollar fecit / 1646"
Pennington 1641 i/v; New Hollstein (Hollar part III) 880 I/V, probably first state although the print is cut 3 x 3 mm within the platemark so it cannot be determined with certainty
Richard Pennington A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etched Work of Wenceslaus Hollar, 1607-1677. Cambridge, 1982, cat. no. 1641 i/v.
Simon Turner Wenceslaus Hollar: New Hollstein German engravings, etchings and woodcuts, 1400-1700. Giulia Bartrum, vols. 1-9, 2009–2012.
Artist: Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)Date: 1647Medium: Etching; bottom right corner where '2' is added to plate in the second state has been torn off and replaced so state is indeterminate.Accession: 25.83.8On view in:Not on view