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A Turkish Man

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


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0394, only state (top half only)

Dimensions

Sheet: 4.6 x 4.6 cm (1 13/16 x 1 13/16 in.)(trimmed within platemark at bottom)

Accession Number

P14365.10

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This sheet is the top half of De Vesme/Massar 394 (the bottom half is P14365.7). Trimmed within platemark at bottom; right-hand corners missing.

Markings

On verso of backing sheet, 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