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A Running Man

L'Homme qui court

1620s
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 791; Lieure 0439, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.1 x 9 cm (2 3/8 x 3 9/16 in.) Platemark: 5.6 x 8.6 cm (2 3/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

P19505.9

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This impression is on wove paper. Nevertheless, it appears to be a first state, before the number “10” in the lower right corner, as there is no evidence of a number having been erased.

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, right center, 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