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Learning to Play the Drum

L'Exercice du tambour

1632
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 584; Lieure 1322, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.7 x 8.6 cm (2 5/8 x 3 3/8 in.) Platemark: 6.3 x 8.3 cm (2 1/2 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P19476.3

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Recto, bottom center, the blindstamp of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1310); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, center, stamped in violet ink (almost completely faded), the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309, 1310); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund