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The Voyage of Jacob in Egypt

Artist:
Etched by Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)
Date:
ca. 1647
Medium:
Etching; third state of four
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed): 7 1/8 × 10 11/16 in. (18.1 × 27.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.17-303
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered along lower margin: 'Stef. della Bella In. et fe. / Iacob sur ses veiux jours quitte sans fascherie pour voir son fils Joseph, sa terre et sa patrie / Cum privil. Regis'
Earls of Pembroke; Sotheby's, LondonWilton House Sale, July 1917; Donor: Joseph Pulitzer Bequest Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
De Vesme/Massar 44.2.iii
Alexandre de Vesme, Phyllis D. Massar Stefano della Bella. Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1971, cat. no. 44.2.iii.



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