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Dead Hare

A work made of etching in black on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching in black on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1649

Artist:

Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, 1607-1677)
after Pieter Boel (Flemish, 1622-1674)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Wenceslaus Hollar

Title

Dead Hare

Origin

Bohemia

Date

Made 1649

Medium

Etching in black on ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto lower right, in plate, below image: “Peeter Boel pinxit, W Hollar fecit, 1649.”

Dimensions

269 × 191 mm (sheet, trimmed within platemark)

Credit Line

Gift of the Print and Drawing Club

Reference Number

1924.1048

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