After Jacques Callot (French, Nancy 1592–1635 Nancy)
Etching, only state
3 5/16 x 10 1/2 in. (8.5 x 26.7 cm)
cut on platemark
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Not on view
Plate 1 of 4 prints of beggars after Callot. Seven male beggars standing in a row in a landscape, four of them at right on crutches, one at far left carrying a flag lettered with 'Capitano di Baroni,'another beside him playing a hurdy-gurdy; church in background at right.
Inscription: Lettered above image with the title, at lower left corner of design with 'I, Callot in:' and numbered '1' at lower right corner.
Earls of Pembroke
Pennington 2024; Meaume 1449; New Hollstein (Hollar Part I) 80
Edouard Meaume Recherches sur la vie et les ouvrages de Jacques Callot. 1860, cat. no. 1449.
Richard Pennington A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etched Work of Wenceslaus Hollar, 1607-1677. Cambridge, 1982, cat. no. 2024.
Simon Turner Wenceslaus Hollar: New Hollstein German engravings, etchings and woodcuts, 1400-1700. Giulia Bartrum, vols. 1-9, 2009–2012.