A Blind Hurdy-Gurdy Player

1611-1616
Jacques Bellange (French (Lorraine), c. 1575-1616), Published by Jean Le Blond I (French, 1590/94–1666)


Catalogue Raisonné

Thuillier 30, ii/ii; Walch 21, ii/ii; Worthen & Reed 27; Griffiths & Hartley 36; IFF 50; Robert-Dumesnil 45, ii/ii; Meyer 45, ii/ii; Le Blanc 39

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.2 x 17.7 cm (11 7/8 x 6 15/16 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

40.164

Medium or Technique

Etching and burin

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This impression has been squared in pencil.

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(cf. Lugt 2200); William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased April 11, 1940

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund