A Woman in a Shawl

about 1648
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0157, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.8 x 6.5 cm (3 7/16 x 2 9/16 in.)(trimmed on or within platemark)

Accession Number

97.1179.3

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This impression has no hatching in the sky; the impression illustrated in De Vesme/Massar has horizontal hatching in the sky at the top of the plate.

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund