Art/ Collection/ Art Object

beÿ Brüssels (Brussels)

Series/Portfolio:
European Views six plates
Artist:
Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)
Date:
ca. 1643
Medium:
Etching, first state of two
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 4 1/4 in. × 5 in. (10.8 × 12.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.17-411
Not on view
View in the Belgium. A man with a load on his back seated in the foreground seen from behind, facing battlemented wall with towers running over uneven ground from right to left; two men walking towards Brussels in the middle and cottages among trees at left.
Inscription: Lettered with text within image upper left:beÿ Brüssels
Penningt 31 i/ii; New Hollstein (Hollar Part VI) 1820 I/II
Richard Pennington A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etched Work of Wenceslaus Hollar, 1607-1677. Cambridge, 1982, cat. no. 731 i/ii.

Simon Turner Wenceslaus Hollar: New Hollstein German engravings, etchings and woodcuts, 1400-1700. Giulia Bartrum, vols. 1-9, 2009–2012.



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