A Buck and two Fawns Pursued by Horsemen

about 1654
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0739, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.8 x 25.7 cm (5 13/16 x 10 1/8 in.)(trimmed within platemark)

Accession Number

2005.136

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Trimmed within platemark

Inscription

In plate, l.r.: SDB

Markings

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

Provenance

Cambridge dealer, 1960s; Clifford S. Ackley, Boston; his gift to the MFA April 27, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Clifford S. Ackley in honor of Sue Welsh Reed