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Title-Page to Set of Eight Marine Scenes

mid 17th–late 17th century
Copied after Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0802 (copy in reverse)

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.4 x 23.8 cm (6 1/16 x 9 3/8 in.) Platemark: 8.7 x 17.2 cm (3 7/16 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

K2198.1

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This is a nineteenth-century printing by the Calcografia di Roma.

Markings

Lower right, partially within the platemark, the blindstamp of the Calcografia di Roma (Lugt 2144); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler