Requires Photography

A Man Drinking, Seen from Behind

Le Buveur vu de dos

1620s
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 753; Lieure 0412, possibly a state between i/ii and ii/ii (the vertical scratches on the left side of the plate have been effaced, but the lines depicting the ground still extend to the left margin)

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.3 x 8.7 cm (2 1/2 x 3 7/16 in.)(with thread margins)

Accession Number

P19504.6

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom right-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund