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Soldier on Horseback, ca. 1642

  • Stefano della Bella, Italian, 1610-1664
  • Claude Goyrand, French, 1620-1662
  • Israël Henriet, French, ca. 1590-1661

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 3 inches × 3 7/8 inches (7.6 × 9.8 cm) Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 3 1/4 inches × 4 inches (8.3 × 10.2 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S126

Inscribed, in plate, lower left of image: Israet ex. [sic] Inscribed, below image, lower right: 12

March 1887, Crawcour Sale. 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Weigert, Robert-Armand. Inventaire du Fonds Francais: Graveur du XVIIE Siecle. Paris, 1968, vol. 5, p. 21, no. 25. De Vesme, A. Le Peintre Graveur Italien. 1900, no. 1080.

Claude Goyrand; after Stefano della Bella, Soldier on Horseback, ca. 1642, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S126.