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Vittoria Colonna

Etcher:
Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)
Artist:
after Sebastiano del Piombo (Sebastiano Luciani) (Italian, Venice (?) 1485/86–1547 Rome)
Date:
1625–77
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 5/16 × 10 5/8 in. (36.3 × 27 cm) Plate: 10 1/16 x 7 1/8 in. (25.6 x 18.1 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Albums
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, Gifts in Memory of Jacob Bean, and various donors, 1994
Accession Number:
1994.610(64)
Not on view
Part of a bound album containing 92 drawings and prints of anonymous and famous women of Europe.
Inscription: In plate, Italian inscription identifying the sitter lettered along lower margin; bottom left: 'Sebastiano del Piombo pinxit, W: Hollar fecit, 1650'; bottom right: 'Franciseus van den Wyngarde exe: Ex: Collectione Iohannis & Iacobi van Verle,'; illegible inscription in pen and brown ink below
Donor: Lila Acheson Wallace Gift
Pennington 1379; New Hollstein (Hollar)
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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