La mendiante venant de recevoir la charite, early 17th century

  • Jacques Callot, French, 1592-1635

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 5 3/8 × 3 3/8 inches (13.7 × 8.6 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S215.15

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Poverty
  • Elderly
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Genre
  • Woman
  • Coin
  • Etching
  • Beggar
  • Staff (walking stick)
  • France

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Scripps stamp, verso: (Lugt Suppl. 2357a)

Added in ink to the stamp: 1887 Inscribed in ink, verso: Louis Van Bambeke In pencil, verso: No. 478 16 planches 10 f

Provenance

Louis Van Bambeke; September 1887, purchased from a dealer in (Brussels, Belgium). Mrs. James E. Scripps; 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Jacques Callot, La mendiante venant de recevoir la charite, early 17th century, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S215.15.