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Portrait of Cosimo de Medici and Marguerite Louise d'Orléans

1661
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0037, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.4 x 16 cm (7 5/8 x 6 5/16 in.) Platemark: 13.5 x 13.8 cm (5 5/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14393.1

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

lower right, outside of the platemark, in red crayon: della Bella

Markings

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

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund