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Plate 5: A Pikeman standing at right next to a canon, other military figures in the background, 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 three
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 3 3/8 × 5 9/16 in. (8.6 × 14.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.17-276
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered along bottom: 'S. D. la Bella fecit / F. L. D. Ciartres exc. Cum Privil. Regis / 5'
Earls of Pembroke; Sotheby's, LondonWilton House Sale, July 1917; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
De Vesme/Massar 85.262.ii
Alexandre de Vesme, Phyllis D. Massar Stefano della Bella. Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1971, cat. no. 85.262.ii.



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