The Louvre and the Tour de Nesle

Vue du Louvre

about 1630
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 713; Lieure 0667, ii/v

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.8 x 33.7 cm (6 5/8 x 13 1/4 in.) Platemark: 16.7 x 33.7 cm (6 9/16 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

M25887

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the d'Arenberg Collection, Brussels and Nordkirchen (Lugt 567); verso, lower right-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

d'Arenberg Collection, Brussels and Nordkirchen (Lugt 567); Horatio Greenough Curtis, Boston (1844-1922); his gift to the MFA June 13, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Horatio Greenough Curtis