Requires Photography

Dogs Chasing a Stag

about 1654
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0734, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 15 x 22.5 cm (5 7/8 x 8 7/8 in.) Platemark: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 in.)(width)(trimmed within platemark at bottom)

Accession Number

P14388.3

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, upper right, in pen and gray ink, the mark of John Barnard (d. 1784)(Lugt 1419); verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

John Barnard (d. 1784)(Lugt 1419); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund