A Woman Carrying a Basket on her Head

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


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0470, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 4.6 x 4 cm (1 13/16 x 1 9/16 in.)(trimmed within platemark top and bottom)

Accession Number

1981.225

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Trimmed within platemark top and bottom, and all corners trimmed off

Markings

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

Provenance

John Evelyn (1620-1706)(no mark)(representation of Jan Johnson); Jan Johnson Old Master and Modern Prints, Inc., Montreal; from whom purchased June 10, 1981

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard