Study of a Horse (recto); Study of a Standing Horse (verso)
Jacques Callot (French, Nancy 1592–1635 Nancy)
Quill and reed pen and iron gall ink; minor evidence of leadpoint or graphite tracing of the standing horse visible on the recto
9 1/4 x 11 1/4 in. (23.5 x 28.6 cm)
Promised Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David M. Tobey, and Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. David M. Tobey Gift, 2000
Not on view
Marking: Three collector's marks at lower right corner: John Thane (Lugt 1544); Nathaniel Hone (Lugt 2793); an unidentified collector (Lugt 2736). The mark of John Thane also appears at the lower left corner.
Nathaniel Hone (Irish, Dublin 1718–1784 London); John Thane (British, London 1748–1818); Anonymous Collection , unidentified colector's mark (Lugt 2736); Sotheby's, London , sometime around 1950 (initials J.B.); Geoffrey Houghton-Brown; John Fowler (London)sold or given to John Fowler; Hugh Street (London); Private Collection, London; Mr. Richard Thune (New York); Spink-Leger Galleries, London; Vendor: Spink-Leger Galleries, London Donor: David M. Tobey
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," September 11, 2000–December 4, 2000.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "An Italian Journey. Drawings from the Tobey Collection: Correggio to Tiepolo," May 11, 2010–August 15, 2010.
Daniel Ternois Jacques Callot, Catalogue complet de son oeuvre dessine Supplement. Paris, 1999, cat. no. S.1463, fig. no. p.58, p. 21, ill.
Carmen C. Bambach, Elizabeth E. Barker, Colta Ives, Michiel C. Plomp, Perrin Stein, Gary Tinterow "Recent Acquisitions, A Selection: 2000-2001." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 59, no. 2, Autumn 2001, p. 28, ill.