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A Man Seen from Behind, Holding out His Right Arm

L'Homme vu de dos, la main droite tendue

1620s
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 803; Lieure 0445, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 5.9 x 8.9 cm (2 5/16 x 3 1/2 in.) Platemark: 5.5 x 8.6 cm (2 3/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

P19505.15

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund