View of Albury

Wenceslaus Hollar

Wenceslaus Hollar - View of Albury
This view of Arundel's country home in Albury pictures the bustling social life enjoyed here before the outbreak of the English Civil War. Hollar's patron Thomas Howard, Earl of Arundel, was very fond of the locality - he is even said to have wished it to be his burial place.
measurements: height 120 mm
width 243 mm
in collections:
material: paper
technique: etching
inventory number: R 51041
gallery collection: Collection of Prints and Drawings