The Costume worn by the Wife of the Lord Mayor of London by Wenceslaus Hollar

The drawing was made for one of a series of etchings of women's fashions in various European countries entitled 'Thestrum Mulierum'.

Details

Medium:
Pen & brown ink
Dimensions:
10 x 4 cm
Art Fund grant:
£828 ( Total: £1,500)
Acquired in:
1987
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Provenance

H.R.M.Howard; Dr Francis Springell; Sotheby's, 30/6/83, lot 16. Sotheby's.

Venue details

Guildhall Library Aldermanbury, LONDON London EC2V 7HH 020 7332 1868 www.cityoflondon.gov.uk

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