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Cartouche with Lions, Bull, and a Ram's Skull (from the Set of Eighteen Cartouches, De Vesme/Massar 1027–1044)

1646
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 1038, ii/iii or iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.1 x 19.1 cm (9 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)(trimmed on or within the platemark at top and right)

Accession Number

P14372.9

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund