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Portrait of Hans von Zurich, goldsmith, after a drawing by Hans Holbein, 1532 in the Arundel Collection (Hans von Zurch Goltschmidt)

Photo Credit: Richard Sanders, Des Moines

Portrait of Hans von Zurich, goldsmith, after a drawing by Hans Holbein, 1532 in the Arundel Collection (Hans von Zurch Goltschmidt)

Artist: Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, active in Germany, Flanders, and England, 1607 - 1677)
Date: 1647
Medium: etching on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 x 5 1/4 in. (20.3 x 13.3 cm.)
Image: 7 3/8 x 5 1/8 in. (18.7 x 13 cm.)
Credit Line: Des Moines Art Center; Richard and Kay Ward Collection, 2010.35
Accession number: 2010.35
Classification: print
Signed"Wenzel Hollar fecit" (engraved in plate)
Inscription"HANS VON ZURCH GOLTSCHMIDT" etched along top edge, beginning in ULC; "Hans Holbein 1532" etched in URC

The following is etched along the bottom edge:
"D: MATTHEO MERIANO BASILIENSI(S). ARTIS CHALCOGRAPHIAE PERITISSIMO D(educat) et Patrano Suo dilectislimo. Hanc tabellum dedicat. Henricus van der Borcht, uuno"
"W Hollar fecut 1647 ex Collections Arandeliana"
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