A Hurdy-Gurdy Player Attacking a Pilgrim

1611-1616
Jacques Bellange (French (Lorraine), c. 1575-1616)


Catalogue Raisonné

Thuillier 31, ii/ii; Walch 18, ii/ii; Worthen & Reed 26; Griffiths & Hartley 37b; IFF 51; Robert-Dumesnil 46, ii/ii; Meyer 46, ii/ii; Le Blanc 38, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.8 x 21.5 cm (12 1/2 x 8 7/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

40.165

Medium or Technique

Etching, drypoint, and burin

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto of backing sheet, bottom center, the blindstamp of Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(Lugt 2200); verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund