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The Assumption of the Virgin

L'Assomption

about 1631
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 96; Lieure 0677, i/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.9 x 6.8 cm (3 1/2 x 2 11/16 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

P19418

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto, bottom left, in pen and brown ink, "Callot f"

Markings

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