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Mulier Matrisana (Woman of the Mátra Mountains of Hungary)
  • Wenceslaus Hollar
    1607–1677
    born: Prague, Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic) ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: Germany, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgiu
  • Mulier Matrisana (Woman of the Mátra Mountains of Hungary), 1649
  • Where object was made: Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic)
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 90 x 61 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 1/2 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.g
Description
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Exhibitions

Black and white image of a woman facing to the right. She wears a tunic over hear dress, an apron, and a head wrap. Her headwrap is fringed with a weave design toward the top. Tunic has column design. Text at TL and bottom of image.