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La Présentation au Peuple (The Presentation of Christ to the People), from La Grande Passion (The Large Passion)

Series/Portfolio:
La Grande Passion
Artist:
Jacques Callot (French, Nancy 1592–1635 Nancy)
Date:
ca. 1619–24
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 15/16 x 9 7/16 in. (15.1 x 24 cm) Plate: 4 3/8 x 8 3/8 in. (11.1 x 21.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edwin De T. Bechtel, 1957
Accession Number:
57.650.382(4)
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: Callot F.
At bottom center: Purpurea quid opus ueste? heu! num cernis ut illi / Omnia purureo membra cruore rubents [s as superscript]

Marking: On verso at bottom center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On verso at bottom center: E. De T. Bechtel Collector's stamp
Donor: Edwin De Turck Bechtel
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 21, 1996–January 6, 1997.

Bibliothèque Nationale II.201.285; Lieure I.115.285 ii/iii; Meaume 16
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