Seven hunting horns in three groupings

Etching; only state | 13.7 x 19.5cm | 1625-77

Wenceslaus Hollar

This small etching is part of a series that shows typical seventeenth-century hunting paraphernalia. In one, traditional ox horns and coiled trumpets are both represented in pairs. Horns were used to send messages across vast hunting grounds when lar...
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