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A Polish Man

about 1646
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0400, only state (right half only)

Dimensions

Sheet: 4.2 x 4.4 cm (1 5/8 x 1 3/4 in.)(trimmed within platemark at left and right)

Accession Number

P14365.3

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This is the right half of the plate, which in its entirety measures 35 x 87 mm.

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

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