Requires Photography

The Virgin and Child with the Infant St. John the Baptist and St. Elizabeth

about 1641
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0010, indeterminate state

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.4 x 15.6 cm (6 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.) Platemark: 17.2 x 15.3 cm (6 3/4 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

P14352

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Indeterminate state; could be either ii/iv, before the inscription, or iv/iv, after the erasure of the inscription

Markings

Verso, lower right, 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 MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund