LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection
Digital Image File Name:
Source Call Number:
ART 230514.1 (size S)
Picturing Shakespeare Project
Digital Image Type:
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
Hollar, Wenceslaus, 1607-1677, printmaker.
The true maner [sic] of the execution of Thomas Earle of Strafford, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, upon Towerhill, the 12th of May 1641 [graphic] = Execution des Grafen Thomae von Stafford [sic] Statthalters in Irland auf de Tawersplatz in Londen, 12 Mai, 1641. W.H.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
between 1641 and 1677]
Physical Description (Hamnet):
1 print : etching ; image 155 x 256 mm.
Spectators -- 17th century, depicted.
Strafford, Thomas Wentworth, Earl of, 1593-1641, depicted.
Executions -- 17th century, depicted.
Prints -- 17th century.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Hollar, Wenceslaus, 1607-1677, artist.
Crowds of spectators are standing in wooden stands (one of which has collapsed) or on the ground round a raised platform in c. on which are bishop Usher, the Lord Mayor, Strafford, and his family and friends - their identification is written in the sky.--From Pennington.
Folger ART 230- 514.1 exhibited: Impressions of Wenceslaus Hollar, curated by Rachel Doggett, Julie L. Biggs, and Carol Brobeck, Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C., September 25, 1996-February 3, 1997. DFo.
Pennington, R. Descriptive catalogue of the etched work of Wenceslaus Hollar, 552
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet):
State 2 of 3.
Call Number (Hamnet):
ART 230- 514.1 (size S)