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A Galley Leaving the Port of Livorno

1654–55
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0846, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.5 x 24.2 cm (5 5/16 x 9 1/2 in.)(trimmed well within platemark at top and sides - the plate is c. 25 x 36 cm)

Accession Number

P14410.2

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Trimmed well within platemark at top and sides

Markings

Verso, center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Naudet [first name unknown](active Paris c. 1769-1810)(Lugt 1938); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Naudet [first name unknown](active Paris c. 1769-1810)(Lugt 1938); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund