A Man Playing the Violin

Le Joueur de violon

1622
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 759; Lieure 418, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.3 x 9.8 cm (2 7/8 x 3 7/8 in.) Platemark: 6.4 x 8.7 cm (2 1/2 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2003.89

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, top left, 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)

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