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A Hurdy-Gurdy Player Attacking a Pilgrim

1611-1616
Jacques Bellange (French (Lorraine), about 1575–1616)


Catalogue Raisonné

Thuillier 31, i/ii; Walch 18, i/ii; Worthen & Reed 26; Griffiths & Hartley 37a; IFF 51; Robert-Dumesnil 46, i/ii; Meyer 46, i/ii; Le Blanc 38, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.6 x 21.7 cm (12 7/16 x 8 9/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

40.166

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(cf. Lugt 2200); William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased April 11, 1940

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund