Virgo Argentinensis. (Unmarried woman from Strasbourg)

Etching; only state | 9.1 x 5.8cm | 1625-77

Wenceslaus Hollar

A young woman from Strasbourg walking to left towards the viewer, her left hand on her stomach; wearing a dark cap, ruff, short fur-trimmed waistcoat over laced bodice, apron over two skirts, the longer with fur edge, and shoes fastened with ribbon.
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