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Vulcan's Grotto

1637
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0925

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.6 x 29.6 cm (7 11/16 x 11 5/8 in.)(bottom margin trimmed off)

Accession Number

P5981

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Bottom margin, containing the inscription, has been trimmed off

Inscription

Lower left corner, in pen and brown ink, "Jac. Callot In et fe"

Markings

Verso, bottom left-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right corner, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund