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
Two Friezes with Grotesques Heads, plate 5 from the series of Frises, feuillages et grotesques
 
Date
c. 1638-43
 
Technique
etching
Material
paper
Dimensions
57 x 122 mm (sheet, trimmed close to platemark)
Inscriptions
no
State
fourth? state of four
 
Provenance
Nikolaus Esterházy (Lugt 1966)
 
References
Alexandre de Vesme, revised by Phyllis Dearborn Massar,
Stefano della Bella, New York, 1971, no. 983 (fourth?
state of four)
 
Comment
See under inv. no. 25028. There is a preparatory drawing in the Musée du Louvre, Paris, inv. no. 370.
 
Inventory Number
25032
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Mounted I
Citation Line
Bella, Stefano della (Print made by), Inv. No. 25032, 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) «