Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Plate 4: A military encampment with a soldier standing on a parapet to the right beating a drum, from 'Various Military Caprices' (Varii capricci militari)

Series/Portfolio:
'Various Military Caprices' (Varii capricci militari)
Artist:
Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)
Publisher:
Pierre Mariette le fils (French, Paris 1634–1716 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1641
Medium:
Etching; second state of four
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 3 7/16 × 5 9/16 in. (8.8 × 14.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.17-274
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered along bottom: 'S. D. la Bella fecit / F. L. D. Ciartres Cum Privil. Regis. / 4'
Earls of Pembroke; Sotheby's, LondonWilton House Sale, July 1917; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
De Vesme/Massar 85.261.ii; Talbierska 72.92
Alexandre de Vesme, Phyllis D. Massar Stefano della Bella. Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1971, cat. no. 85.261.ii.

Stefano della Bella: Etchings from the Collection of the Print Room of the Warsaw University Library. Warsaw, 2001, cat. no. 72.92.



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