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

Ciartres (Print made by)artist bio
il Ciartres [François Langlois]
b 1588; d 1647
Title / Description
Castel Sant'Angelo and Ponte Sant'Angelo in Rome, from the series of Varie figure
 
Date
c. 1645
 
Technique
etching
Material
paper
Dimensions
105 x 156 mm (platemark)
Inscriptions
Signed lower centre: 'Stef. della Bella florentinus fecit' and inscribed with publisher's address lower right: 'Ciartres excud. cum Priui Regis' and stamped with unidentified collector's marks 'L' and 'E' on verso
State
first state of four
 
Provenance
Hillinger (Lugt 4334)
 
References
Alexandre de Vesme, revised by Phyllis Dearborn Massar,
Stefano della Bella, New York, 1971, no. 174 (first
state of four)
Stefano della Bella: Ein Meister der Barockradierung,
ed. Schäfer, Dorit and Vollmer, Angela, exhibition
catalogue, Karlsruhe, Staatliche Kunsthalle 2005, no.
25b
 
Comment
There was a preparatory drawing in the collection of Phyllis D. Massar, New York.
 
Inventory Number
L.59.57
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Unmounted
Citation Line
Bella, Stefano della (Print made by), Ciartres (Print made by), Inv. No. L.59.57, 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 18th of January, 2020) «