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The Flute Player

Le Joueur de flageolet

early 17th–mid 18th century
Unidentified artist, Copied after Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 763 (copy in reverse); Lieure 422 (copy in reverse)

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.3 x 8.6 cm (2 1/2 x 3 3/8 in.)(trimmed on the platemark or with thread margins)

Accession Number

P19536

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in gray ink, the mark of The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund