Requires Photography

Heads of Two Soldiers

about 1649
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0373, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.6 x 15.7 cm (4 9/16 x 6 3/16 in.) Platemark: 15.1 cm (5 15/16 in.)(width)(trimmed within platemark at top)

Accession Number

P14360.13

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Trimmed within platemark at top

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in black ink, an unidentified collector's mark (Lugt 1846); verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, upper left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

An unidentified collector (Lugt 1846); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund