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

Israël Henriet (Published by)artist bio
Henriet, Israël
b c. 1590; d1661)
Title / Description
Horsmen in a Landscape, plate 9 from the series of Diverses paysages
 
Date
c. 1643
 
Technique
etching
Material
paper
Dimensions
118 x 257 mm (platemark)
Inscriptions
Inscribed with publisher's address lower right: 'Israel excud. cum priuil. Regis' and numbered 9
State
second state of two
 
Provenance
private collection (purchased in 1977)
 
References
Alexandre de Vesme, revised by Phyllis Dearborn Massar,
Stefano della Bella, New York, 1971, no. 765 (second
state of two)
Stefano della Bella: Ein Meister der Barockradierung,
ed. Schäfer, Dorit and Vollmer, Angela, exhibition
catalogue, Karlsruhe, Staatliche Kunsthalle 2005, no.
33i
Stefano della Bella 1610-1664, ed. Joubert, Caroline,
exhibition catalogue, Caen, Musée des Beaux-Arts 1998,
no. 16 (for the series)
 
Comment
From a series of 12 plates dedicated to Louis II of Bourbon. The elongated form might have been inspired by a series of Italian landscapes by Jacques Callot.
 
Inventory Number
L.77.281
 
Classification
Prints: Italian: 17th century: Unmounted
Citation Line
Bella, Stefano della (Print made by), Henriet, Israël (Published by), Inv. No. L.77.281, 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 3rd of March, 2021) «