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Print - Raccolta di varii cappriccii et nove inventioni di cartelle et ornamenti
  • Raccolta di varii cappriccii et nove inventioni di cartelle et ornamenti
    Stefano della Bella, born 1610 - died 1664
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Raccolta di varii cappriccii et nove inventioni di cartelle et ornamenti

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (published)

  • Date:

    1646 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Stefano della Bella, born 1610 - died 1664 (designer)
    Langlois, François (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on paper, second state

  • Museum number:

    29693:157

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 140

Physical description

Design for a cartouche surmounted by two figures blowing trumpets and supporting a plumed helmet.

Place of Origin

Paris (published)

Date

1646 (published)

Artist/maker

Stefano della Bella, born 1610 - died 1664 (designer)
Langlois, François (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Etching on paper, second state

Marks and inscriptions

Numbered '3' in the upper right of the plate.
Plate is numbered 3, upper right.

Lettered in the lower centre of the plate.

'Stef. Della Bella jn. fecit - F.L.D. Il Ciartres excud Cum Priuil. Regis Chris.

Dimensions

Height: 16.6 cm to plate mark, Width: 6.5 cm to plate mark

Object history note

A drawing related to this print is held in the Albertina, R. 540.

Descriptive line

Stefano della Bella, from a suite of 18 plates, including title plate and dedicatory plate, entitled 'Raccolta di varii cappriccii et nove inventioni di cartelle et ornamenti'. French, 1646.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

de Vesme, Alexandre, and Massar, Phyllis Dearborn. Stefano della Bella: catalogue raisonné. (Vol. I.) New York, Collectors Editions, 1971, pp.156-158, no. 1029.
see for full bibliographic references

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Etching

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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