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Wenceslaus Hollar and his views of London and Windsor in the seventeenth century

Arthur Mayger Hind

Wenceslaus Hollar and his views of London and Windsor in the seventeenth century

by Arthur Mayger Hind

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Published by John Lane, the Bodley Head in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hollar, Wenceslaus, -- 1607-1677.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Arthur M. Hind.
    ContributionsHollar, Wenceslaus, 1607-1677.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 92p., lxiv l. of plates :
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13661083M

      The seventeenth-century London Wenceslaus Hollar knew is now largely destroyed or buried. Yet its populous river, its timbered streets, fashionable ladies, old St Paul's, the devestation of the Fire, the palace of Whitehall and the meadows of Islington live on for us in his etchings/5(8). Vol. 21, No. 82, Jan., Published by: Edinburgh University Press. Wenceslaus Hollar and His Views of London and Windsor in the Seventeenth Century by Arthur M. Hind. Wenceslaus Hollar and His Views of London and Windsor in the Seventeenth Century by Arthur M. Hind (pp. ).

    Impressions of Wenceslaus Hollar was part of the Exhibitions at the Folger, and opened on Septem , and closed on February 3, The exhibition catalog can be purchased from the Folger Shop.. If Wenceslaus Hollar were alive today, he might well be a freelance photographer. His eye was his camera lens, his copperplates the film. Hind, Arthur Mayger, Wenceslaus Hollar and his views of London and Windsor in the seventeenth century, (London, John Lane, ) (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Hind, Arthur Mayger, William Hogarth, gravures et eaux-fortes.

      The work is signed `Wenceslaus Hollar delin: et sculpsit' (see Figure 1).3 Hollar's involvement in this work was noted in a copy of Arthur M. Hind's Wenceslaus Hollar and his Views of London and Windsor in the Seventeenth Century () that had been bought for the library from a grant given by the Carnegie Corporation of New York in Hollar had repeatedly drawn London from the tower of that church. The memorial is inscribed, 'Wenceslaus Hollar. Exile from Bohemia - Artist in England. Under a sculpture of Hollar's face by the Czech artist F. Belsky are lines from a poem addressed to Hollar by his biographer George Vertue: 'The works of Nature and of Man.


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Wenceslaus Hollar and his views of London and Windsor in the seventeenth century. London, John Lane, (OCoLC) Named Person: Wenceslaus Hollar; Wenceslas Hollar; Wenzel Hollar; Wenceslaus Hollar: Material Type: Biography, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Arthur M Hind.

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Hind and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Wenceslaus Hollar and his views of London and Windsor in the seventeenth century by Hind, Arthur Mayger; 4 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Accessible book, Description and travel, Etching, London (England) in art, Windsor (Berkshire, England) in art, Pictorial works; Places: London (England); People: Wenceslaus Hollar (); Times: 17th century.

The work is signed 'Wenceslaus Hollar delin: et sculpsit' (see Figure 1). (3) Hollar's involvement in this work was noted in a copy of Arthur M. Hind's Wenceslaus Hollar and his Views of London and Windsor in the Seventeenth Century () that had been bought for the library from a grant given by the Carnegie Corporation of New York in Buy Wenceslaus Hollar and his views of London and Windsor in the seventeenth century.

by Arthur Mayger Hind online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - Price Range: $ - $1, Wenceslaus Hollar (13 July – 25 March ) was a prolific and accomplished Bohemian graphic artist of the 17th century, who spent much of his life in England.

He is particularly noted for his engravings and is known to German speakers as Wenzel Hollar; and to Czech speakers as Václav Hollar Czech: [ˈvaːtslav ˈɦolar].He was born in Prague, died in London, and was buried Born: Václav Hollar, 13 JulyPrague, Bohemia.

Long View of London from Bankside is a panoramic etching made by Wenceslas Hollar in Antwerp in It depicts a panorama of London, based on drawings done while Hollar was in London in the early earlier panoramas of London, Hollar's panorama takes a single viewpoint, the tower of St Saviour in Southwark (now Southwark Cathedral), from where he made the drawings.

Wenceslaus Hollar was a Bohemian etcher, known for his extensive body of work, totalling over etchings. He produced a variety of works including portraits, heraldic subjects and religious art. This work focuses on his noted architectural and topographical works, especially his Views of London, produced after the Great Fire of London.

Earlyth Century London; Lateth Century London; One of Hollar’s great talents was to accurately illustrate places from a viewpoint that was impossible in the days before flight, such as the Long View of London, produced while in Antwerp.

Perhaps his greatest master-piece in that respect is the later over-head view of Windsor Castle from. Wenceslaus Hollar and His Views of London and Windsor in the Seventeenth Century (Classic Reprint) | Arthur Mayger Hind | ISBN: | Kostenloser Versand für alle.

Title: Wenceslaus Hollar and His Views of London and Windsor in the Seventeenth Century Author Name: Hind, Arthur M. Categories: London, Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head Limited Binding: Buckram Book Condition: Very Good Size: 4to.

Book number: Keywords: Wenceslaus, Hollar, Engravings, London. Every page is filled with Hollar's black and white landscapes, portraits and still-life prints.

The text places him within the context his contemporaries and the general history of printmaking. Fabulous book. Also see "Wenceslaus Hollar: Seventeenth-Century Prints from the Cited by: 4. It is relatively easy to have a good understanding of certain aspects of 17 th century London, partly thanks to the artist Wenceslaus Hollar.

His pictures or their derivatives are more famous these days than the man himself, often seen on printed material depicting ‘old London’ of the time. Wenceslaus (or Vaclav) Hollar was born in Prague. Physical Description (Hamnet): 1 print: etching ; platemark x mm.

Gillian Tindall's book The Man Who Drew London: Wenceslaus Hollar in Reality and Imagination is published by Chatto & Windus on Septem price £ Topics Art. Author of A history of engraving & etching, Short history of engraving & etching, An introduction to a history of woodcut, Early Italian engraving, Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Wenceslaus Hollar and his views of London and Windsor in the seventeenth century, Rembrandt, A short history of engraving & etching for the use of collectors and students.

Much of the City of London was destroyed by fire between 3 and 6 Septembera major blow for the Czech artist Wencelaus Hollar, who had been hard at work on a large bird's-eye map of the whole of the City and Westminster.

Hollar, however, did find a way to profit from the disaster by creating.View and Ground Plan of St. George's Chapel, Windsor by Wenceslaus Hollar 17th century.

A work from the collections of the de Young and Legion of Honor museums of San Francisco, CA.Former Head of Map Collections at the British Library Peter Barber explores Wenceslaus Hollar’s interest in and experience of creating maps to picture place and convey his political opinions. The artist and etcher Wenceslaus (Wenzel in German; Václav in Czech, Wenceslas in English – but he.