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A Man Playing the Hurdy-Gurdy

Le Joueur de vielle

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 762 (copy); Lieure 0421 (copy)

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.6 x 8.3 cm (2 5/8 x 3 1/4 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

P19504.15

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower 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, center, stamped in violet ink (almost completely faded), the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

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