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The Piazza in Covent Garden

ca. 1644
17th century
143 x 250 mm (5.6 x 9.8 in.)

Wenceslaus Hollar, Bohemian, (1607–1677)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching on laid paper
State: Second of two states
Print impression quality: Excellent
Marks: Signed: “W. Hollar fecit”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Baron H.A. von Derschau (Lugt 2510); Berlin Print Room duplicate (Lugt 1606, Lugt 2482)
Bibliography: Parthey 909; Hind 79 ii/ii; Manchester Art Gallery E 85; for evidence of dating see Hind and Pennington.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1943
Accession Number: 1943.D1.115

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  • cityscapes - Use for creative works that depict settlements that may be considered cities. For creative works depicting settlements that may be considered towns, use "townscapes (representations)." For images that are more documentary than creative, prefer
  • England - TGN 7002445
  • London - TGN 7011781

  • plate Dimensions: 143 x 250 mm (5.6 x 9.8 in.)

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