The Stag Hunt

La Grande chasse

1619
Jacques Callot (French, 1592–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Meaume 711; Lieure 353, i/iv

Dimensions

Sheet: 20 x 47 cm (7 7/8 x 18 1/2 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

P19556

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso of backing sheet, bottom right-center, in pencil, "very fine. before the name of Silvestre"

Markings

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