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The Massacre of the Innocents (Nancy Version)

Le Massacre des innocents

1620s
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 6; Lieure 0427, indeterminate state (the impression is trimmed around the oval image)

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.4 x 10.6 cm (5 1/4 x 4 3/16 in.)(oval, trimmed around the image)

Accession Number

P19387

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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