A Polish Groom Bathing Two Horses

about 1662
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0290, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.3 x 13.2 cm (3 1/4 x 5 3/16 in.) Platemark: 7.6 x 12.5 cm (3 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.778

Medium or Technique

Etching and burnished etched tone (lavis)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This impression has some bitten tone (lavis)

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased September 18, 1958

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund