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Virgin Nursing the Christ Child

Artist:
Etched by Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)
Publisher:
Published by Pierre Mariette (French, 1596–1657)
Date:
ca. 1641
Medium:
Etching; second state of two
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 5 3/16 × 5 1/16 in. (13.2 × 12.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.17-296
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered across lower margin: 'Stef. de la Bella fecit. / Cum privilegio Regis. / Mariette excudit.'
Earls of Pembroke; Sotheby's, LondonWilton House Sale, July 1917; Donor: Joseph Pulitzer Bequest Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
De Vesme/Massar 45.7.ii
Alexandre de Vesme, Phyllis D. Massar Stefano della Bella. Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1971, cat. no. 45.7.ii.



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