A Man Playing the Hurdy-Gurdy

Le Joueur de vielle

1622
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 762; Lieure 421, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.4 x 9.7 cm (2 15/16 x 3 13/16 in.) Platemark: 6.6 x 8.6 cm (2 5/8 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2003.92

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, top right, stamped in gray-violet ink, the mark of Fritz Rumpf, Potsdam (born c. 1855)(Lugt 2161); verso, bottom left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of Paul Davidsohn, Berlin (born 1839)(Lugt 654); verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Fritz Rumpf, Potsdam (born c. 1855)(Lugt 2161); his sale Gutekunst, Stuttgart, sale 65, no. 197; Paul Davidsohn, Berlin (born 1839)(Lugt 654); his sale, Leipzig, C. G. Boerner, CXXIX, May 3-8, 1920, part of lot 942; Kunsthandlung Helmut H. Rumbler, Frankfurt; from whom purchased March 26, 2003

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard