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Mulier Generosa Brabantica (Gentlewoman of Brabant)
  • Wenceslaus Hollar
    born: Prague, Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic) ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: Germany, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgiu
  • Mulier Generosa Brabantica (Gentlewoman of Brabant), 1643
  • Where object was made: Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic)
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 143 x 61 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 5/8 x 2 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift from the John J. Talleur and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0238.c

Black and white image of a long haired woman in dress standing in profile. She wears a draping garment over the back of her head that wraps around to the front of her waist. There is an ornament of some kind set on her forehead. Text at TL and bottom of image.