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A Masked Actor Playing the Guitar

Le Comédien masqué jouant de la guitare

1620s
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 767; Lieure 0425, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.8 x 8.3 cm (2 11/16 x 3 1/4 in.) Platemark: 6.5 x 8 cm (2 9/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

P19504.20

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, 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)

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