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Plate 2: a peasant woman herds two cows across a stream, walking towards the left, from 'Diversi capricci'

Series/Portfolio:
'Diversi capricci'
Artist:
Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)
Publisher:
Nicolas Langlois (French, Paris 1640–1703)
Date:
ca. 1644–47
Medium:
Etching; third state of four (De Vesme)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 5/16 × 3 15/16 in. (8.4 × 10 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.17-205
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered along bottom: '2 / Stef. della Bella fecit / Cum privilegio / N Langlois ex.'
Earls of Pembroke; Sotheby's, LondonWilton House Sale, July 1917; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
De Vesme/Massar 72.129.iii; Talbierska, 98.215a iv/v
Alexandre de Vesme, Phyllis D. Massar Stefano della Bella. Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1971, cat. no. 72.129.iii.

Stefano della Bella: Etchings from the Collection of the Print Room of the Warsaw University Library. Warsaw, 2001, cat. no. 98.215a.iv/v.



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