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
Capture of Two Galleys at Byserta
 
Date
1628
 
Technique
etching
Material
paper
Dimensions
250 x 326 mm (sheet, trimmed close to platemark)
Inscriptions
Signed lower right: 'Stefan. della bella. F' and inscribed with three columns: 'Presa Delle Dua Galere [...]'
State
only state
 
Provenance
private collection (purchased in 1971)
 
References
Alexandre de Vesme, revised by Phyllis Dearborn Massar,
Stefano della Bella, New York, 1971, no. 877 (only
state)
 
Comment
Rare etching.
 
Inventory Number
L.71.24
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Mounted I
Citation Line
Bella, Stefano della (Print made by), Inv. No. L.71.24, 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) «