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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Jacques Stella, French, 1596–1657

The stabbing of Paolo de Bernardis, preparatory study for an engraving by Christian Sas

1623–25

Pen, ink, and brush with wash

Sheet: 20.4 × 14.8 cm (8 1/16 × 5 13/16 in.)
Egmont Collection, Yale Library Transfer
1961.65.83
Geography: 
Made in France
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
French
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Provenance: 

John Percival, first Earl of Egmont (1683-1748); John T. Graves; Robert Hoe (sale New York, Anderson Auction Company, April 15-19, 1912, Library of Robert Hoe, Part III, A-K, no. 949; Yale University Library.

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