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: 18.1 x 35.3 cm (7 1/8 x 13 7/8 in.) Platemark: 16.7 x 33.9 cm (6 9/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.1117

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Alcide Donnadieu, London (c.1791-1861)(Lugt 97); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Alcide Donnadieu, London (c.1791-1861)(Lugt 97); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund