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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Q,5.577

  • Description

    Wide cup with ornamental stem and ball feet, the lid featuring a man, wearing a wreath, encircled by a scroll, holding a heart in his right hand; after Hans Holbein. 1646 Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1646
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 165 millimetres
    • Width: 120 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered at lower left: 'HHolbein delin: W: Hollar fecit, / ex Collectione Arundeliana, / 1646'.
  • Curator's comments

    One of ten plates of ornamental designs after Hans Holbein; see New Hollstein (Hollar) 824-833.

  • Bibliography

    • Pennington 1982 2630 bibliographic details
    • New Hollstein (German) 829 (Hollar) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British Post-binder)

  • Subjects

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    Q,5.577

Wide cup with ornamental stem and ball feet, the lid featuring a man, wearing a wreath, encircled by a scroll, holding a heart in his right hand; after Hans Holbein.  1646 Etching

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Wide cup with ornamental stem and ball feet, the lid featuring a man, wearing a wreath, encircled by a scroll, holding a heart in his right hand; after Hans Holbein. 1646 Etching

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