Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London); Engraved by Barlow
25.3 x 18.5 cm
Issued in the extremely rare series:
Severall Ways of Hunting, Hawking, and Fishing, Acording to the English Manner
[London:]: Sold by John Overton 1671.
AN ATTRACTIVE EXAMPLE OF A RARE ETCHING OF AN EARLY SPORTING MOTIVE
Numbered within plate 2.
Three huntsmen and a dog on a hillside in foreground at left, watching their companions driving rabbits from their burrows towards a long net below
New Hollstein (Hollar) 2135.
Very good example with a large arm oriel water mark.