Requires Photography

Frontispiece to The Principles of Drawing

about 1649
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0364, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.4 x 17.5 cm (5 11/16 x 6 7/8 in.) Platemark: 13.1 x 16.2 cm (5 3/16 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

58.781

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Inc., London; from whom purchased September 18, 1958

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund