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A Peasant Carrying a Shovel

Le Paysan portant sa pelle sur l'épaule

1617
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 822; Lieure 0239, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.2 x 11.5 cm (3 5/8 x 4 1/2 in.) Platemark: 5.4 x 7.8 cm (2 1/8 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1988.433.26

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: 22.

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