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The Dramatic Image: Baroque Prints of the 17th Century

Stefano della Bella
Italian, 1610–1664

A Running Wild Boar from Animal Hunts

Engraving and etching, 1654
Purchased with funds from the Libbey Endowment, Gift of Edward Drummond Libbey, 1982.190h


Della Bella used short etched lines to strongly suggest the bristly coat of the boar.