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
A Black Cavalier, from the series of Cavaliers negres, polonais et hongrois
 
Date
c. 1651
 
Technique
etching
Material
paper
Dimensions
174 x 180 mm (sheet, trimmed close to platemark)
Inscriptions
Signed lower left: 'S. D. Della Bella' and inscribed: 'Cum Priuil Regis'
State
second state of two
 
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (Lugt 1966)
 
References
Alexandre de Vesme, revised by Phyllis Dearborn Massar,
Stefano della Bella, New York, 1971, no. 272 (second
state of two)
Stefano della Bella: Ein Meister der Barockradierung,
ed. Schäfer, Dorit and Vollmer, Angela, exhibition
catalogue, Karlsruhe, Staatliche Kunsthalle 2005, no.
56a
 
Comment
For the series, see inv. no. 19688. There is a related drawing in the Gabinetto dei Disegni e delle Stampe degli Uffizi, Florence, inv. no. 7990 F.
 
Inventory Number
19690
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Mounted I
Citation Line
Bella, Stefano della (Print made by), Inv. No. 19690, 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 5th of June, 2020) «