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The Crossing of the Red Sea

Le Passage de la mer Rouge

1629
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 1; Lieure 0665, ii/vii

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.8 x 23.5 cm (5 1/16 x 9 1/4 in.) Platemark: 12.7 x 23.3 cm (5 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P19383

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left, in pen and brown ink, the mark of P. Gervaise, Paris (died 1860)(Lugt 1078), 1860; verso, lower 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

P. Gervaise, Paris (died 1860)(Lugt 1078), 1860; Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund