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Horsemen and Soldiers

Artist:
Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)
Date:
1610–64
Medium:
Pen and brown ink on paper
Dimensions:
3 1/2 x 5 1/2in. (8.9 x 14cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Walter Lowry, 1957
Accession Number:
57.32.5
Not on view
John Elliott Huxtable (British, London); his sale, Sotheby's, London, July 13, 1949, part of lot 47; Donor: Walter Lowry, New York
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," March 19, 2015–June 22, 2015.

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Plate 2: a peasant woman herds two cows across a stream, walking towards the left, from 'Diversi capricci'

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Plate 11: a resting donkey, a horse and a foal to right and a windmill to left in the background, from 'Various Figures' (Agréable diversité de figures)

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Plate 12: A soldier on horseback, holding a musket in his right hand, in profile descending a slope towards the right, other soldiers on horseback to right in the background, from 'Various Figures' (Agréable diversité de figures)

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