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The Martyrdom of St. Sebastian

Le Martyre de St-Sébastien

1630
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 137; Lieure 0670, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.3 x 32.8 cm (6 7/16 x 12 15/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark or with thread margins)

Accession Number

P19433

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso, lower left corner, in graphite: "71591 "
lower right corner, in graphite: "19433 "
lower right corner, in graphite: indecipherable letters

Markings

Verso, bottom right-center, 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

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund