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The Holy Sacrament Displayed in Paris

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


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0073, vii/viii

Dimensions

Sheet: 37.7 x 51.1 cm (14 13/16 x 20 1/8 in.) Platemark: 33.8 x 47.6 cm (13 5/16 x 18 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

97.1114

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Set probably in the Palais Royale, tapestries after Raphael’s designs on view; Louis XIV a young boy.

Markings

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

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