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Ornament Print with Hunting Motif (from the Set of Twelve Ornament Prints (Ornamenti o grottesche), De Vesme/Massar 1003–1014)

about 1653
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 1010, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.1 x 6.9 cm (6 3/4 x 2 11/16 in.) Platemark: 17 x 6.8 cm (6 11/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14375

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund