Frontispiece to Drawings of Several Movements by Soldiers

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:

1644

Artist:

Stefano della Bella
Italian, 1610-1664

About this artwork

For the subject of this work, della Bella chose the movements of soldiers toward and through a town, which is recognizable as Arras. He dedicated the work to Henry du Plesseys, Count of Roche-Guyon, whose coat of arms appears in the first and second plates.

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Artist

Stefano della Bella

Title

Frontispiece to Drawings of Several Movements by Soldiers

Origin

Italy

Date

1644

Medium

Etching on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

54 x 124 mm (image); 58 x 129 mm (plate); 64 x 134 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

John H. Wrenn Fund

Reference Number

1970.134

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