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A view of Passau on the Inn (from the South)

Hollar, Wenceslaus (draughtsman)


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Title/s

A view of Passau on the Inn (from the South)


Maker/s

Hollar, Wenceslaus (draughtsman) [ULAN info: Czech artist, 1607-1677]

Category

drawing

Name

drawing

School/Style

Prague school

Technique Description

pen and Indian ink, blue-grey wash over faint black chalk on discoloured paper

Dimensions

height: 123 mm
width: 528 mm

Date

1636

Provenance

given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1910-06 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

Dr Rawlinson; J. Richardson Senr.; Dr H. Wellesley; Frances Wellesley (Inv. no. 570), sold Sotheby's, 30 June 1920, lot 438

Inscriptions/Marks

  1. signature
    Position: lower right-hand corner
    Content: Wenceslaus Hollar delineavit. / Anno 1636

Material/s

Indian ink (medium)
blue-grey wash (medium)
black chalk (medium)
paper (support)

Accession Number

1007 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 5938; Input Date: 2000-05-17 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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