Requires Photography

The Martyrdom of the Franciscans in Japan

Les Martyrs du Japon

1620s
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 155; Lieure 0594, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.9 x 11.5 cm (6 5/8 x 4 1/2 in.) Platemark: 16.8 x 11.3 cm (6 5/8 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P19445

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, bottom left, 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