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Three Caterpillars, a Moth, and Four Butterflies

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

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  • A work made of etching on ivory laid paper.

Date:

after 1644

Artist:

Wenceslaus Hollar
Bohemian, 1607-1677

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Wenceslaus Hollar

Title

Three Caterpillars, a Moth, and Four Butterflies

Origin

Bohemia

Date

Made 1644–1652

Medium

Etching on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

115 × 178 mm (sheet, trimmed within platemark)

Credit Line

Joseph Brooks Fair Fund

Reference Number

1925.1524

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