Etching on hand laid paper with watermark. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 29.7 x 33 cm. The image size is ca. 26.4 x 30.1 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 11.7 x 13 inch. The image size is ca. 10.4 x 11.9 inch.
Antique print, titled: ‘Due Cavalieri Passano Vicino A Un Gregge’, Two noblemen on horseback passing through a flock of livestock (sheep, bull and a goat) and two shepherds, in a wooded, hilly landscape. From a series of large landscapes ?. Artists and Engravers: Made by Stefano Della Bella after own design. Stefano Della Bella (1610-1664) originated from Florence and was later active as a graphic artist in Paris. He produced a wide variety of prints, with all kinds of subjectmatter. His prints were very popular and widely copied by printpublishers.
Condition: Fair, given age. A horizontal tear over the middle of the image, backed with acid-free archival tape. A crease in the left margin. Margins soiled. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE MASTER PRINT-WOODLAND-SHEPHERD-GOAT-SHEEP-DELLA BELLA