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Man with doleful expression to left with hand emerging from cloak

Etcher:
Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)
Artist:
After Leonardo da Vinci (Italian, Vinci 1452–1519 Amboise)
Date:
1625–77
Medium:
Etching; first state of two
Dimensions:
Plate: 2 3/4 × 1 7/8 in. (7 × 4.7 cm) cut 1-2 mm into image at bottom
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.18-254
Not on view
Man with doleful expression to left with hand emerging from cloak, after Leonardo da Vinci
Inscription: Lettered center left: ' Leonardo/ da Vinci inu:' and below: 'W Hollar, fec:'
Pennington 1580i/ii ; New Hollstein (Hollar Part IV) 1246 I/II
Richard Pennington A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etched Work of Wenceslaus Hollar, 1607-1677. Cambridge, 1982.

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



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