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 Large Inhabited Tree, plate 1 from the series of Vues de la villa de Pratolino
 
Date
c. 1653
 
Technique
etching
Material
paper
Dimensions
250 x 370 mm (platemark)
Inscriptions
Numbered lower right 1
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. 838 (second
state of two)
Italian Etchers of the Renaissance and the Baroque, Sue
Welsh Reed and Richard Wallace (eds), exhibition
catalogue, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, The Cleveland
Museum of Art, Cleveland, and National Gallery of Art,
Washington 1989, no. 124
Stefano della Bella 1610-1664, ed. Joubert, Caroline,
exhibition catalogue, Caen, Musée des Beaux-Arts 1998,
no. 42-1
Stefano della Bella: Ein Meister der Barockradierung,
ed. Schäfer, Dorit and Vollmer, Angela, exhibition
catalogue, Karlsruhe, Staatliche Kunsthalle 2005, no.
63a
 
Comment
For the series, see inv. no. 19987.
 
Inventory Number
19988
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Mounted I
Citation Line
Bella, Stefano della (Print made by), Inv. No. 19988, 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 21st of October, 2021) «