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The Galley (The Galleons)

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The Galley (The Galleons)

17th century
113 x 267 mm (4.4 x 10.5 in.)

Wenceslaus Hollar, Bohemian, (1607–1677)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching on laid paper
State: First or second of two states
Print impression quality: Excellent; slight abrasion in sky, upper center
Edition: Removed from volume: "Geo. Vertue, …Hollar…," London, 1759, 2nd ed.
Marks: Signed in plate below margin, lower left: “W. Hollar inu: et sculp: 1665. Peter Stent exc”
Marks: Watermark: ProPatria (Churchill 127-153)
Bibliography: Parthey 1276; Pennington 1276.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), before 1953
Accession Number: 1983.7.7

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  • boats - Use for watercraft generally smaller and less seaworthy than ships and generally not designed to cross large open waters. [June 1995 related term added.]
  • marine views - Use For Term

  • plate Dimensions: 113 x 267 mm (4.4 x 10.5 in.)

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