The Carrière at Nancy

La Carrière de Nancy, or La rue Neuve de Nancy

1627
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 621; Lieure 589, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.5 x 51.8 cm (6 1/2 x 20 3/8 in.)(with thread margins at the top and sides, and trimmed 4-5 mm at the bottom)

Accession Number

P19551

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

A “carrière” is a race course, arena, or place for games. This one was used for jousts, tournaments, etc.

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