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Frontispiece to the Beggars

Frontispice

1620s
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 685; Lieure 0479, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.6 x 9.3 cm (5 3/4 x 3 11/16 in.)(with 1-2 mm margin at the bottom, and trimmed on or slightly within the platemark on the other three sides)

Accession Number

P19494

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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