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Frieze with Eagle, Lion, Triton, and Head of a Satyr

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


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 1001, probably vi/vi (a late impression on wove paper)

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.3 x 26 cm (3 11/16 x 10 1/4 in.) Platemark: 8.2 x 24.3 cm (3 1/4 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14376.7

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, right, 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