A Woman Seated on a Stool (After a Bas-Relief)

about 1660
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0206, only state (but see Notes)

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.4 x 12.9 cm (6 1/16 x 5 1/16 in.) Platemark: 15.4 x 12.9 cm (6 1/16 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1980.82

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The lavis effect apparent on earlier impressions (cf. 58.768), on the hair, the neck, and the garment below the shoulder, has largely disappeared

Markings

Verso, lower left corner, stamped in purple ink, unidentified collector's mark (Guidetti?)

Provenance

James A. Bergquist, Cambridge, Massachusetts; from whom purchased March 19, 1980

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis