Etching From Human Hair

$695.00

Human Hair etchings

Dating from somewhere between 1780 and 1830, this etching is “drawn” using human hair.  This one uses black and red hair. The inside measurement is 5 3/8 by 37/8 inches of the framing has no information whatsoever as they have been reframed.  The original artist is anonymous at this time.  Wunderkammern, or cabinets of curiosities, arose in mid-sixteenth-century Europe as repositories for all manner of wondrous and exotic objects. This object affords the purchaser the beginnings of an excellent collection.