Requires Photography

The Captain, or The Ladies' Man

Le Capitan ou l'amoureux

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 628; Lieure 0289, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.6 x 16.8 cm (9 5/16 x 6 5/8 in.)(with 8 mm margins at the top and sides, and lacking c. 11-12 mm at the bottom)

Accession Number

48.304

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., London; from whom purchased March 11, 1948

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund