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The Pyramid of Caius Cestius

about 1646
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0829, ii/vi

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.6 x 13.9 cm (5 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.) Platemark: 13.1 x 13.5 cm (5 3/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14415.7

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

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