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The Rock of Aeolus

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: 12 1/2 in. × 9 in. (31.7 × 22.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.652.30
Not on view
Randolph Gunter (American, died 1962); Vendor: Estate of Randolph Gunter (American, died 1962)Vendor: through James J. Kane, New York
De Vesme/Massar 59.53
Alexandre de Vesme, Phyllis D. Massar Stefano della Bella. Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1971, cat. no. 59.53.



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