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 Cartouche with an Eagle and a Snake, from the series of eight prints titled Huit emblèmes pour les funérailles du prince François de Médicis
 
Date
before 1634
 
Technique
etching
Material
paper
Dimensions
135 x 104 mm (platemark)
Inscriptions
Lettered across the banner at center: 'IVVENTVS ET PATRIVS VIGOR'
State
only state
 
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (Lugt 1966)
 
References
Alexandre de Vesme, revised by Phyllis Dearborn Massar,
Stefano della Bella, New York, 1971, no. 977 (only
state)
 
Comment
See under inv. no. 25020.
 
Inventory Number
25026
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Mounted I
Citation Line
Bella, Stefano della (Print made by), Inv. No. 25026, 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 24th of October, 2021) «