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Title

A stag lying, after Dürer

1649


Artists

Wenceslaus Hollar

Czechoslovakia, England

13 Jul 1607 - 28 Mar 1677

after Albrecht Dürer

Germany

1471 - 1528


About

No known drawing by Dürer exactly corresponds to this etchng or the other recorded 'A stag lying, after Dürer' of Hollar's œuvre (examples of both are held in the British Museum and the Royal Library, Windsor; see R Pennington 1982, p 327, no 2092).


Details


Alternative title

Stag reclining


Date

1649


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching


Edition

i of 2 states


Dimensions

8.7 x 11.4 cm image/sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated lower c., [incised plate] "...W. Hollar fecit, 1649"


Credit

Purchased 1979


Location

Not on display


Accession number

304.1979


Artist information

Wenceslaus Hollar

Works in the collection

13

Artist information

after Albrecht Dürer

Works in the collection

6