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A Man Holding an Épée

L'Homme vu de dos, avec une grande épée

1617
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 800; Lieure 230, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 5.9 x 8.2 cm (2 5/16 x 3 1/4 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

P19505.14

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink (almost completely faded), the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

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