Collection of Prints and Drawings
Eszter Nagy with Zoltán Kárpáti, Seventeenth-Century Italian Prints
©Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
 
Production People
Stefano della Bella (Print made by)artist bio
Bella, Stefano della
b Florence, 17 May 1610; d Florence, July 1664
Title / Description
The Medici Vase, from the series of Six grandes vues, dont quatre de Rome et deux de la Campagne romaine
 
Date
1656
 
Technique
etching
Material
paper
Dimensions
309 x 273 mm (platemark)
Inscriptions
Titled in the margin: 'ROMAE, IN HORTIS MEDICÆS, VAS MARMOREVM EXIMIVM' and signed and dated lower right: 'SDBella MDCLVI'.
State
second state of two
 
Provenance
Stephan Delhaes (Lugt 761)
Giuseppe Storck
 
References
Alexandre de Vesme, revised by Phyllis Dearborn Massar,
Stefano della Bella, New York, 1971, no. 832 (second
state of two)
Stefano della Bella 1610-1664, ed. Joubert, Caroline,
exhibition catalogue, Caen, Musée des Beaux-Arts 1998,
no. 48-1
Stefano della Bella: Ein Meister der Barockradierung,
ed. Schäfer, Dorit and Vollmer, Angela, exhibition
catalogue, Karlsruhe, Staatliche Kunsthalle 2005, no.
60a
 
Comment
See under inv. no. 19979.
 
Inventory Number
15980
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Unmounted
Citation Line
Bella, Stefano della (Print made by), Inv. No. 15980, in Eszter Nagy with Zoltán Kárpáti, Seventeenth-Century Italian Prints: An On-Line Catalogue, Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest 2012 » http://www.printsanddrawings.hu/ (accessed 12th of April, 2021) «