Artist Wenceslaus Hollar, German, 1607-1677
  • Old Saint Paul's, Exterior: East
Date ca. 1658
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 7 5/8 × 9 1/2 inches (19.4 × 24.1 cm)
Sheet: 12 5/8 × 14 3/4 inches (32.1 × 37.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S599
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and inscribed, in plate, lower right: W. Hollar delin: et Sculp:
Marks Watermark, center left edge
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, top center: ECCLESIAE CATHEDRALIS S. PAVLI Lond: | AB ORIENTE PROSPECTVS.
Inscribed, in cartouche, at upper right: Stella | Orientalis | huc conduxit | IOHANNEM | WALPOOLE | de Pinchbeck | in Com Line: Militem
Inscribed, upper left corner: 166
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Hind, A. M. Wenceslaus Hollar and His Views of London and Windsor in the Seventeeth Century. London, 1922, no. 41.