Requires Photography

Men Fighting in an Amphitheater

Escarmouche dans un cirque

1617
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 852; Lieure 0256, only state

Dimensions

Platemark: 9.2 x 11.6 cm (3 5/8 x 4 9/16 in.) Platemark: 5.2 x 7.5 cm (2 1/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1988.433.43

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: 40.

Markings

Verso, 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