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Entrance of the Ambassador of Poland into Rome

A work made of etching on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1633

Artist:

Stefano della Bella
Italian, 1610-1664

About this artwork

Stefano della Bella commemorated the entry into Rome of the Polish Ambassador Georges Ossolinsky on Sunday, November 27, 1633. These etched sheets should be contiguously joined as indicated by numbers in the upper corners of each plate. The various groups and personages are identified in the margin with the aid of an alphabetical key.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Stefano della Bella

Title

Entrance of the Ambassador of Poland into Rome

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1633

Medium

Etching on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 15.5 × 42.8 cm (6 1/8 × 16 7/8 in.); Sheet: 20.8 × 55.8 cm (8 1/4 × 22 in.)

Credit Line

Stanley Field, Joseph Brooks Fair, and Prints and Drawings Department Funds

Reference Number

1983.288a

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