Nymph Leading a Large Dog by the Collar

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


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0208, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.7 x 14.4 cm (7 3/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.696

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished etched tone (lavis)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Trimmed within platemark; effect of wash achieved with bitten tone (lavis)

Markings

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

Provenance

September 20, 1961, purchased from P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, by the MFA.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard