Stefano Della Bella was born #onthisday 18th May 1610 A.D. and died 12th July 1664 A.D. he was of Italian origin, a Draughtsman and a printer maker remembered for his etchings for history’s great range of subjects from court scenes, military, landscape and lively scenes.

He left a total of 1053 prints and thousands of drawings but only one painting known of.