A Bride at Her Toilet

about 1660
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0205, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 13 x 18.2 cm (5 1/8 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.767

Medium or Technique

Etching and lavis

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Trimmed within platemark; after an antique bas-relief formerly in the Della Valle collection, Rome, now in the Torlonia

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Prince Liechtenstein (no mark -- represented thus by Colnaghi's); P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased August 18, 1958

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund