Requires Photography

Two Children Playing with a Goat

about 1657
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0102, intermediate state between i/ii and ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.6 x 24.3 cm (8 1/2 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

B1184

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Trimmed on or within platemark on all four sides; small part of lower right corner trimmed off; a few small holes

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock