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The Card Players

Le Brelan

17th century
Unidentified artist, Copied after Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 666 (copy in reverse); Lieure 596 (copy in reverse, not one of the copies described by Lieure)

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.1 x 30.3 cm (9 1/8 x 11 15/16 in.) Platemark (oval): 22 x 27.8 cm (8 11/16 x 10 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

P19530

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund