Stefano della Bella - Free Horse, from Diversi capricci, ca 1650 (detail)

Stefano della Bella

May 14, 2013

Stefano della Bella was an Italian draughtsman and printmaker known for etchings of a great variety of subjects, including military and court scenes, landscapes, and lively genre scenes.

Featured image: Stefano della Bella - Free Horse, from "Diversi capricci", ca. 1650 (detail). Etching. 4 4/5 × 8 in. 12.3 × 20.2 cm. This is part of a limited edition set. Photo courtesy Sylvan Cole Gallery