Four Caricature Heads and Two Standing Figures

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


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0419, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.6 x 8.8 cm (3 x 3 7/16 in.) Platemark: 1.4 x 7.6 cm (9/16 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

1981.204

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printed on one sheet with an impression of De Vesme/Massar 401

Markings

Verso, upper left part of sheet, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282a)

Provenance

John Evelyn (1620-1706)(no mark)(representation of Jan Johnson); Jan Johnson Old Master and Modern Prints, Inc., Montreal; from whom purchased June 10, 1981

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard