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Death Carrying Off a Child

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


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0089, ii/iii or iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.3 x 14.5 cm (6 13/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1060

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Trimmed within platemark on all four sides, making the state indeterminate; three corners repaired

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Craddock & Barnard, London; from whom purchased June 12, 1947

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis