Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.

A wolf walking towards a dog and away from a sheep, surrounded by various flowers and insects. Engraving by P. Williamson, 1663, after W. Hollar.

  • Hollar, Wenceslaus, 1607-1677.
Date
[1674]
Reference
24375i
  • Pictures
  • Online

Available online

view A wolf walking towards a dog and away from a sheep, surrounded by various flowers and insects. Engraving by P. Williamson, 1663, after W. Hollar.

Licence

Public Domain Mark
You can use this work for any purpose without restriction under copyright law.
Public Domain Mark (PDM) terms and conditions https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0
Credit: A wolf walking towards a dog and away from a sheep, surrounded by various flowers and insects. Engraving by P. Williamson, 1663, after W. Hollar. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark

Selected images from this work


About this work

Publication/Creation

[London (at the White Horse without New-gate)] : [John Overton], [1674]

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; platemark 17.1 x 25.6 cm

Lettering

Lupys ; a wolfe ; duis. ; a sheep ; canis ; a dogge ; Hyacinthus ; hyacinth ; Caryophillus ; stock / gilliflower ; Campiona simplex ; single campion ; lilium ; a lily ; P. Stent exc. ; P.W.sculp.

Notes

Print is one of nine plates from the 1674 ed. of the book (plates of the bear and red lilies, present in 1663 ed., are wanting)

Lettering note

Sheet bears number "50" inscribed in ink

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 24375i

Languages

  • Latin
  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatusAccess
    Closed stores

Permanent link