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Wenceslaus Hollar

Bohemian draftsman, etcher, and illustrator, active in Germany, Flanders, and England

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
The artist was Bohemian and British (English), born near Prague (then Bohemia, now Czech Republic).

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500028368.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Wenceslaus Hollar:

Wenceslaus Hollar Fireworks at Hemissem, ca. 1650-1651 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Description of the Works of the Ingenious Delineator and Engraver Wenceslaus Hollar, Disposed into Classes of Different Sorts, and with Some Account of His Life, 1857
Wenceslaus Hollar The Assassination of Vasconcellos (December 1, 1640), ca. 1640 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Spring, 1643 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Summer, 1644 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Autumn, 1644 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Winter, 1643 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Autumn, 1641 Etching on laid paper mounted on buff wove paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Winter, 1641 Etching on laid paper mounted on buff wove paper
Wenceslaus Hollar The Tower (Tower of London), 17th century Etching on thin laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar The Piazza in Covent Garden, ca. 1644 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar St. Mary Overy’s from the South, with St. Paul’s in the Distance, 1647 Etching on buff laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Windsor Castle from the Southeast, 1644 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Map of London, before the Fire of 1666, ca. 1667 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Lambeth Palace, 1647 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Lambeth Palace, 1647 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Whitehall from the River, 17th century Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Westminster Cathedral from the North, 1654 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Salisbury Cathedral from the East, 17th century Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Windsor Castle, 17th century Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar The South East Corner of Tangier, etc., ca. 1669-1670 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Part of Tangier from above, without the Water-gate, ca. 1669-1670 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Prospect of the Innerpart of Tangier, with the Upper Castle from South East, ca. 1669-1670 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Prospect of the Grounds about Henrietta Fort, ca. 1669-1670 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar The Mineral Well, 17th century Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Landscape Shaped Like a Face, 17th century Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Warships and a Spouting Whale, 1665 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar The Galley (The Galleons), 1665 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Prince Rupert, 1643 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Marianna of Austria, Queen of Spain, 1652 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Self-Portrait, 1647 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Mulier Generosa Viennensis Austrii, 1642 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Ciuis vel Artificis Londinensis Uxor, 1649 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Muff with Brocade Band, 1647 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Muffs and Finery, 1647 Etching on laid paper on buff paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Five Muffs, 1645-1646 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar after Hans Holbein the Younger Uriah’s Letter, 1638 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar after Correggio St. John the Baptist, 1642 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar after Pieter Bruegel I, believed to be after Johann Lys Brawl of Peasants, 1646 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar after Jacques d’ Arthois The Two Cottages on the Hill, 1651 Etching
Wenceslaus Hollar after Jan Brueghel the Younger The Angler, 1650 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar after Jan Brueghel the Younger The Four Windmills, 1650 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar after Jan Brueghel the Younger The Three Windmills, 1651 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar after Lodewijk de Vadder The Hunter, 1651 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar after Hans Holbein the Younger Anne of Cleves, Wife of Henry VIII, 1648 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar after Albrecht Dürer Portrait of Albrecht Dürer, 1645 Etching
Wenceslaus Hollar after Johannes Meyssens Self-Portrait, ca. 1644-1650 (possibly 1649) Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar after Anthony van Dyck Charles II, 1649 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar after Anthony van Dyck Mary Stuart, Countess of Portland, 1650 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar after Peter Paul Rubens Peter Paul Rubens, 17th century Etching on laid paper, possibly tinted grey
Wenceslaus Hollar after Adriaen van de Venne Portrait of the Painter, Adriaen Van Venne, ca. 1640-1650 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar after Albrecht Dürer Lion in Repose, 1645 Etching on laid paper
Wenceslaus Hollar Civis Coloniensis Uxor, 1643 Etching
Wenceslaus Hollar Albury, ca. 1645 Etching
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