Frontispiece to series with a cartouche containing lettering, with a cherub on either side riding on a dolphin, holding a piece of drapery above the cartouche, and with the sea below

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  • Title

    Frontispiece to series with a cartouche containing lettering, with a cherub on either side riding on a dolphin, holding a piece of drapery above the cartouche, and with the sea below

  • Artist/maker

    Stefano della Bella (1610 - 1664) (printmaker)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1641 - 1647
  • Material and technique

    etching on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    trimmed 7.6 x 17.5 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Transferred from the Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, 1942.

  • Museum location

    Western Art Print Room

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1942.54.25.2

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Further reading

Vesme, Alexandre de, Stefano Della Bella: catalogue raisonné. With additions by Phyllis Dearborn Massar (New York, NY: Collectors Editions, 1971), 802

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