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Eight Vases, with Fauns, Nymphs, and a Triton (from the Set of Six Plates of Vases, De Vesme/Massar 1045–1050)

about 1646
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 1046, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.8 x 20.5 cm (3 7/16 x 8 1/16 in.)(trimmed on or within platemark at top and right)

Accession Number

P14374.1

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Many tears and some repairs

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)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund