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Heidelberg
  • Wenceslaus Hollar, artist
    1607–1677
    born: Prague, Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic) ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: Germany, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgiu
    J. Janssonius, publisher
  • Heidelberg, 1657
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • etching
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 341 x 503 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/8 x 19 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 385 x 550 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 1/8 x 21 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0067.02
Description
Inscriptions/Signature
Catalogue raisonné

Black and white image with above inscription across the top. Heidelberg castle at center with massive, grid-like gardens laid out before it. Fields at right, forest and left with mountains and fields in the background.