The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Death and the Huntsman
  • Hendrik Hondius the Elder (1573 - 1650)
  • Death and the Huntsman
  • Netherlands
  • 1625
  • Drawing
  • Ink with sepia and blue wash on paper
  • Image size: 14.2 x 9.5 cm
    Overall size: 15.8 x 9.7 cm
  • Signature: '1625 Hb.fect.'
  • P771
  • Not on display
Further Reading
  • A preparatory drawing by Hondius for an engraving in reverse of the same size by A.J. Stock (1626). The engraving formed the title page of a set of prints after Hondius called Memento Mori which depicted animal skeletons.