Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Frontispiece for 'The funeral of Emperor Ferdinand II' (Esequie dell'imperadore Ferdinando II): the imperial coat of arms in center, supported by two eagles, the eagle on the left holding a scepter in its mouth, the eagle on the right holding a sword in its mouth

Artist:
Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)
Date:
1637
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/4 x 5 7/8 in. (21 x 15 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Phyllis Massar, 2011
Accession Number:
2012.136.563
Not on view
Inscription: Seven lines in Italian lettered acrross banner: 'Orazione...Apr.le 1637.' and along bottom at center: 'In Firenze Nella Stampiera De Massi e Landi con lice.za de Supe.ri' and at right: 'SDB'
Phyllis D. Massar; Donor: Phyllis D. Massar
De Vesme/Massar 144.926.i
Alexandre de Vesme, Phyllis D. Massar Stefano della Bella. Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1971.



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