Le malingreux, early 17th century

  • Jacques Callot, French, 1592-1635

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 5 1/4 × 3 1/2 inches (13.3 × 8.9 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps



Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Poverty
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Genre
  • Man
  • Etching
  • Pot
  • Beggar
  • France
  • Seated

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

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

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


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, Le malingreux, early 17th century, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S215.7.