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Cartouche Containing an Empty Shield Surmounted by a Lion and Framed by a Lion and a Child

Series/Portfolio:
Raccolta di varii cappriccii, no. 18
Artist:
Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)
Publisher:
François Langlois (French, baptized Chartres, 1588–1647 Paris)
Date:
1646
Medium:
Etching; second state
Dimensions:
Plate: 5 3/8 × 7 11/16 in. (13.6 × 19.6 cm) Sheet: 9 15/16 × 13 1/8 in. (25.2 × 33.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Walter H. Smith, 1935
Accession Number:
35.53.80
Not on view
From Raccolta di varii cappriccii et nove inventioni di cartelle et ornamenti

Inscription: Lettered along bottom: 'Stef. Della Bella in. fecit. / F.L.D. Il Ciartres excud. Cum Privil. Regis Christ.'; Numbered at top right: '18'
Walter H. Smith; Donor: Walter H. Smith
De Vesme/Massar 158.1044.ii
Alexandre de Vesme, Phyllis D. Massar Stefano della Bella. Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1971, cat. no. 158.1044.ii.



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