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A Man Playing the Violin

Le Joueur de violon

1617
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 792; Lieure 0226, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.1 x 11.5 cm (3 9/16 x 4 1/2 in.) Platemark: 5.8 x 8.2 cm (2 5/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.433.13

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Numbered, l. r. below platemark, in pen and brown ink: 12.

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

R.E. Lewis, Inc., San Francisco; from whom purchased October 26, 1988

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund and Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund