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Title-Page to Set of Sixteen Friezes

about 1648
Stefano Della Bella (Italian, 1610–1664)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Massar 0987, vi/vi

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.5 x 24.7 cm (3 3/8 x 9 3/4 in.) Sheet: 8.3 x 24.4 cm (3 1/4 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P14376.1

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The numeral “1” in the lower right corner seems to have been abraded out of this impression.

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA HArvey D. Parker Collection, De Vesme/Massar 987-1002

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