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Le Joeuer de Luth (The Lute Player), from Varie Figure Gobbi, suite appelée aussi Les Bossus, Les Pygmées, Les Nains Grotesques (Various Hunchbacked Figures, The Hunchbacks, The Pygmes, The Grotesque Dwarfs)

Series/Portfolio:
Les Gobbi, suite appelée aussi Les Bossus, Les Pygmées, Les Nains Grotesques
Artist:
Jacques Callot (French, Nancy 1592–1635 Nancy)
Date:
1616–22
Medium:
Etching and engraving; first state of two (Lieure)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 5/16 x 10 3/8 in. (18.5 x 26.3 cm) Plate: 2 1/4 x 3 3/8 in. (5.7 x 8.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edwin De T. Bechtel, 1957
Accession Number:
57.650.302(6)
Not on view
Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On verso at lower left: E. De T. Bechtel Collector's stamp
On verso at upper right: J.S.M. Collector's stamp of Junius S. Morgan
Junius Spencer Morgan; Donor: Edwin De Turck Bechtel
Bibliothèque Nationale II.209.407-426; Lieure II.38-39.420 i/ii; Meaume 762
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