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Mercatoris Hollandici Vxor (Merchant's WIfe of Holland)
  • Wenceslaus Hollar
    born: Prague, Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic) ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: Germany, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgiu
  • Mercatoris Hollandici Vxor (Merchant's WIfe of Holland), 1644
  • Where object was made: Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic)
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 89 x 59 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 1/2 x 2 5/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift from the John J. Talleur and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0238.b

Full figured woman standing in native costume facing slightly toward her right, with handbag decorated with a lion passant on her right.