Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Twenty-four Cavaliers in Two Columns

Series/Portfolio:
'The contest of the seasons' (La gara delle stagioni)
Artist:
Etched by Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)
Date:
1652
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet (with border): 9 7/16 × 13 1/8 in. (24 × 33.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1968
Accession Number:
68.734.2
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered at lower right: 'S. d. Bella'
Vendor: Christopher Mendez, London
De Vesme/Massar 60.54
Alexandre de Vesme, Phyllis D. Massar Stefano della Bella. Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1971, cat. no. 60.54.



Related Objects

A seated white sailor and a standing black sailor, people building a ship in the background, a circular composition

Artist: Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence) Date: ca. 1660 Medium: Etching; first state of two Accession: 1986.1180.640 On view in:Not on view

Two Polish horsemen with their horses facing left, from 'Figures on Horseback' (Cavaliers nègres, polonais et hongrois)

Artist: Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence) Date: ca. 1651 Medium: Etching Accession: 1986.1180.664 On view in:Not on view

A Hungarian Cavalier

Artist: Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence) Date: ca. 1651 Medium: Etching Accession: 36.35.4 On view in:Not on view

Plate 5: two pilgrims with hats rest to the left, seen from behind, a horseman rides towards the background to the right, from 'Various Figures' (Agréable diversité de figures)

Artist: Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence) Date: 1642 Medium: Etching; state unknown (clipped impression) Accession: 17.50.17-285 On view in:Not on view

Plate 6: two women, one nursing a child, seated next to a dog and a horse carrying a pack, horses and figures to left in the background, from 'Various Figures' (Agréable diversité de figures)

Artist: Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence) Date: 1642 Medium: Etching; fourth state of five (De Vesme) Accession: 17.50.17-291 On view in:Not on view