Le Mariage de Ferdinand Ier, between 1615 and 1619

  • Jacques Callot, French, 1592-1635
  • Matteo Rosselli, Italian, 1578-1650

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 8 5/8 × 11 3/4 inches (21.9 × 29.8 cm)

Gift of John S. Newberry

59.286.1

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Marriage
  • People
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Clergyman
  • Engraving (print)
  • Wedding
  • Commemoration
  • France
  • Ferdinand i
  • Christine de lorraine

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, lower right: callot fecit

Inscribed, very faint, alluding to ii/ii in pencil below image, lower left: Matteo Rosselli p. Lower center: Ferdinando Io grand [ ] Di Toscana che Sposa Madma Christina di Lorena [sic]

Provenance

1959-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Russell, H. Diane et al. Jacques Callot: Prints and Related Drawings. Exh. cat., the National Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C., 1975, no. 24.

Rights Status

Jacques Callot; after Matteo Rosselli, Le Mariage de Ferdinand Ier, between 1615 and 1619, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of John S. Newberry, 59.286.1.