Wenceslaus Hollar (Artist) Adam Elsheimer (Related Artist)

Beheading of John the Baptist

Beheading of John the Baptist by Wenceslaus Hollar, Adam Elsheimer

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Title
Beheading of John the Baptist
Artist/creator
Production date
1646
Medium
etching
Dimensions
63 x 50 mm
Inscription
Elsheimer Pinxit (lower margin l.). W. Hollar Fecit Aqua Forti 1646 (lower margin r.). Verso; 57 (u.l.) R. 8 on 1 (c.r.) P.100 (l.r.). Inscribed verso bottom right, pencil, 'P.100' [Parthey 100].
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/15
Other ID
100 Pennington Catalogue Raisonné
Copyright
No known copyright restrictions
Department
International Art
Display status
Not on display

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