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The Tree-House at Pratolino

about 1653
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0838, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.6 x 40.5 cm (11 1/4 x 15 15/16 in.) Platemark: 25.2 x 36.9 cm (9 15/16 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P14408.2

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Although De Vesme notes that this print has "rien d'écrit," this impression has an inscription "S D Bella" in the lower left margin.

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