Le mendiante obese aux yeux baisses, late 16th/mid 17th Century

  • Jacques Callot, French, 1592-1635

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

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

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S215.14

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Poverty
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Genre
  • Man
  • Etching
  • Beggar
  • Walking stick
  • France

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

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)

Jacques Callot, Le mendiante obese aux yeux baisses, late 16th/mid 17th Century, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S215.14.