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An Old Satyr

about 1647
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0353, only state (but see note)

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.5 x 5.8 cm (2 15/16 x 2 5/16 in.) Platemark: 6.6 x 5 cm (2 5/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P14365.26

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This is a later impression, with the number “26” in the lower right corner. Damaged in lower left corner.

Markings

Verso, right center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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