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Matrisana M. (Woman of the Mátra Mountains of Hungary)
  • Wenceslaus Hollar
    born: Prague, Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic) ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: Germany, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgiu
  • Matrisana M. (Woman of the Mátra Mountains of Hungary), 1648
  • Where object was made: Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic)
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 91 x 57 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 9/16 x 2 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift from the John J. Talleur and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0238.f

Black and white image of a woman with back turned. She wears a tunic over hear dress and a head wrap. Her headwrap is fringed with a weave design toward the top. Tunic has column design. Her right foot is slightly off the ground. Text at TR and bottom of image.