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The Nativity

La Naissance de Jésus

1633
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 82; Lieure 1363, ii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.2 x 5 cm (2 13/16 x 1 15/16 in.) Platemark: 6.7 x 4.5 cm (2 5/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

69.1166

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

An unidentified collector (mark (on 69.1160) not in Lugt); Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York; from whom purchased October 15, 1969

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard