A Chariot in the Form of Columbus's Ship

1652
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0066, only state

Dimensions

Platemark: 23.8 x 29.8 cm (9 3/8 x 11 3/4 in.); Sheet: 24.5 x 33.5 cm (9 5/8 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1997.300

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Naue Del Colonbo gia Trasformata da Nettuno in Orca Marina, et ora da Proteo ritornata nella prima sua Forma..;SDBella f.

Provenance

Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow, Newton, Massachusetts; by whom given to MFA December 31, 1997

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow in memory of Stephen D. Paine