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A Shepherd Standing before Ruins

Le Pâtre et les ruines

1617
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 776; Lieure 0218, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.2 x 11.6 cm (3 5/8 x 4 9/16 in.) Platemark: 5.3 x 8 cm (2 1/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.433.5

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: 23.

Markings

Verso, upper 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