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A Young Boy Teaching His Dog to Sit Up

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


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0098, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.7 x 11.4 cm (5 13/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P14396

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Trimmed on platemark at top and sides; trimmed on or within platemark at bottom

Markings

Verso, 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); purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund