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The Massacre of the Innocents (Florence Version)

Le Massacre des innocents

about 1617-1620
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 5; Lieure 0278, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 17 x 13.7 cm (6 11/16 x 5 3/8 in.) Platemark: 13.7 x 10.6 cm (5 3/8 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P19386

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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