Wenceslaus Hollar

William Fenner

William Fenner by Wenceslaus Hollar

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Title
William Fenner
Artist/creator
Production date
1656
Medium
etching
Dimensions
210 x 137 mm
Inscription
William Fenner Rector of Rochford,/B.D. Sometimes Fellow of Pembroke Hall. in Cambridge/ Gaze Not so much upon the outward grace/. and Faire Proportions of Learno Fenners Face/. Thats but Y Shaddow of him, Tis Within/The Greatest Glory of His Spirit. Doth Shine There Trace His Graces and No longer upon his picture, but. per use his Book.. W. Hollar Fe: 1656 (lower l.). John Stafford Excudit. (lower r.). Verso; D.3 out (c.r.). Unidentified watermark, possibly a cardinal's hat with initials and fleur-de-lis? (See drawing.).
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/3/218
Other ID
1403 Pennington Catalogue Raisonné
Copyright
No known copyright restrictions
Department
International Art
Display status
Not on display

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