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A Man in a Tall Hat

L'Homme au ventre tombant et au chapeau très élevé

early 17th–mid 17th century
Unidentified artist, 17th century, Copied after Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 752 (copy); Lieure 0417 (copy)

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.4 x 8.4 cm (2 1/2 x 3 5/16 in.) Platemark: 6.1 x 8.2 cm (2 3/8 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P19504.5

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom right, the number "17"

Markings

Verso, bottom center, stamped in gray ink, the mark of The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund