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A Peasant Woman Carrying a Basket on Her Head

La Paysanne vue de face, tenant un panier sur sa tête

about 1617
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 741; Lieure 0203, ii/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.6 x 15.2 cm (5 3/8 x 6 in.) Platemark: 8.3 x 9.3 cm (3 1/4 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.59

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, an unidentified mark (not in Lugt); verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

An unidentified collector (not in Lugt); William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased February 13, 1958

Credit Line

Print Department Special Fund