Plate 7: Two noblemen seated in center, seen from behind, conversing with a noblewoman seated between them, a noblewoman and man seated to left in background and standing to right in background, from 'Various Figures' (Agréable diversité de figures)
'Various Figures' (Agréable diversité de figures)
Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)
Israël Henriet (French, Nancy ca. 1590–1661 Paris)
Artus Gouffier Marquis de Boissy (French, 1627–1696)
Etching; state unknown (clipped impression)
Sheet: 2 3/4 × 4 1/8 in. (7 × 10.5 cm)
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered at bottom right: 'Israel ex.'
Earls of Pembroke; Sotheby's, LondonWilton House Sale, July 1917; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
De Vesme/Massar 71.123; Talbierska 78.126
Alexandre de Vesme, Phyllis D. Massar Stefano della Bella. Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1971, cat. no. 71.123.
Stefano della Bella: Etchings from the Collection of the Print Room of the Warsaw University Library. Warsaw, 2001, cat. no. 78.126.