Artist Wenceslaus Hollar, German, 1607-1677
  • Strassburg Cathedral
Date 1645
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 8 5/8 × 7 inches (21.9 × 17.8 cm)
Sheet: 8 3/4 × 7 inches (22.2 × 17.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S598
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, lower left of image: W. Hollar fecit 1645
Marks Watermark, upper center of image
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image: TVRRIS ET AEDES ECCLESIAE CATHEDRALIS ARGENTINENSIS.| a Weneslao Hollar Bohemo, primo ad vivum delineata, et aqua forti aeri insculpta, Ad. 1630. denvoq facta Antwerpia, Ad. 1645.
May 1885 , Wunderlich & Co.
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)