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The Angler
  • Wenceslaus Hollar, artist
    born: Prague, Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic) ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: Germany, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgiu
    Jan Bruegel the elder
    born: Brussels, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium) ; died: Antwerp, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium) ; active: Southern Netherlands
  • The Angler, 1650
  • Where object was made: Antwerp, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium)
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 120 x 176 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 154 x 219 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 3/4 x 6 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 1/16 x 8 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund and Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2001.0003
Catalogue raisonné

Landscape scene with rural cottages at left, pond center foreground. Trees framing at sides and top center of composition. Small figures arrayed working around pond.