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Mulier Hibernica (An Irish Woman)
  • Wenceslaus Hollar
    born: Prague, Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic) ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: Germany, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgiu
  • Mulier Hibernica (An Irish Woman), 1643
  • Where object was made: Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic)
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 95 x 56 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 3/4 x 2 3/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift from the John J. Talleur and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0238.j

Black and white image of a woman standing and facing to the right. She wears a large fur coat over her dress. There is a necklace with a Christian cross attached. Woman wears some kind of wrap on her head. Text at TL and bottom of image.