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The Loading of a Galley of the Order of St. Stephen

1654–55
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0845, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.6 x 37.2 cm (10 1/16 x 14 5/8 in.) Platemark: 24.1 x 35.1 cm (9 1/2 x 13 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1993.869

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased December 15, 1993

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Lee and Curator's Discretionary Fund