A Young Boy Teaching His Dog to Sit Up

about 1662
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0098, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.9 x 11.8 cm (5 7/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

58.763

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished etched tone (lavis)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

An effect of wash produced by bitten tone (lavis)

Markings

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

Provenance

P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased by MFA September 18, 1958

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund