Lot 3800. Stefano della Bella, Oriental head of studies

Sold:€ 25
Auction date:28.02.2020   10:00
ID 292939
Lot 3800Stefano della Bella, Oriental head of studies
Stefano della Bella, Oriental head of studies of men with Turban, lowered gaze before looking, small-format etching on laid paper, lower left in the plate ligated SDB fec monogrammed ".", Sheet of irregularly until almost to the plate edge is trimmed right above Eckverlust, signs of age, unframed, Plate size approx. 6,5 x 7,5 cm. Artist info: called in France, Etienne de la Belle, Italian painter, draughtsman and Etcher (1610 Florence 1664 Florence), first, in 1620, training as a goldsmith Giovanni Battista Fossi, then a student of the Ziselierers and Medailleurs Gasparo Mola, then from 1623 students in the copper engraving in the case of Orazio Vanni and training in the Etching in the case of Remigio cantagal Lina, ab 1625 first artistic Attempts, with the support of Lorenzo di Fernando de Medici 1633-36 of study in Rome through the mediation of the Ambassador of Tuscany, Alessandro del Nero 1642-49 stay in Paris, here, working for cardinal Richelieu, then study trip through Turkey to Egypt and travel to Holland, in 1650, to return to Florence and Sold in the service of the Medici teacher of Cosimo III de’ Medici, source: Thieme-Becker, AKL, Saur "Bio-Bibliographisches artist lexicon", and Wikipedia.

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