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Lion in Repose

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Lion in Repose

17th century
97 x 131 mm (3.8 x 5.2 in.)

Wenceslaus Hollar, Bohemian, (1607–1677)
After Albrecht Dürer, German, (1471–1528)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching on laid paper
State: Only state
Print impression quality: Excellent
Edition: Now considered to be a copy of a lost copy
Marks: Signed in plate: “W. Hollar fecit, ex collectione Arundeliana, 1645”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: B. Keller (Lugt 384); Arthur Friederich Theodor Bohnenberger / Andreas Boerner? (Lugt 68); Heinrich Schwarz (Lugt 1372)
Bibliography: Parthey 2094; F. Winkler, Dürers Zeichnungen, vol. 3, p. XIII.
Credit Line: Gift of Heinrich Schwarz (DAC Curator 1954–1972), 1971
Accession Number: 1971.44.3

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  • animals - This section can use more hierarchical (quasi-Linnaean) refinement in future; extant terms were assembled into a fairly flat and slightly redundant structure to expedite conversion.
  • lions

  • plate Dimensions: 97 x 131 mm (3.8 x 5.2 in.)

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