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A Naval Battle

about 1641
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0269, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.7 x 25.1 cm (4 3/16 x 9 7/8 in.)(trimmed within platemark)

Accession Number

P14387.2

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

None -- this print does not have the usual MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection stamp. Furthermore, the accession number written in pencil on the hinge on the back of the print ("HDP12387, 2/2") is incorrect.

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund