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  • Wenceslaus Hollar
    born: Prague, Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic) ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: Germany, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgiu
  • untitled, 1649
  • Where object was made: Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic)
  • etching
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 93 x 58 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 3 5/8 x 2 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in (1967.0060.01-4 matted together)
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1967.0060.04

Full view of woman in 17th century contemporary costume. The figure is wearing a high collar which completely covers the neck. The dress is black.