The Rock of Aeolus

1652
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0053, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 32 x 23.2 cm (12 5/8 x 9 1/8 in.) Platemark: 31.7 x 22.7 cm (12 1/2 x 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

62.472

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

An artificial mountain that was part of a festival given in Modena in 1652

Markings

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

Provenance

Craddock & Barnard, London; from whom purchased May 9, 1962

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund