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The Bird Hunt

La Chasse aux oiseaux

about 1618-1620
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 1193; Lieure 0272, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.5 x 24.8 cm (4 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

P19507.6

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund