Art/ Collection/ Art Object

L'Attaque (The Attack), from Les Combats de Quatre Galères (The Battles of Four Galleys)

Series/Portfolio:
Les Combats de Quatre Galères (The Battles of Four Galleys)
Artist:
Jacques Callot (French, Nancy 1592–1635 Nancy)
Date:
early 17th century
Medium:
Etching; second state of three (Lieure)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 9/16 x 8 1/8 in. (14.2 x 20.7 cm) Plate: 5 7/8 x 7 15/16 in. (15 x 20.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, by exchange, 1940
Accession Number:
40.52.21
Not on view
Inscription: At bottom center: A. Bertone di Tunis di 1500 salme. B. Petaccio di 800 salme conserva del Bertone. / C. Quatro Galera di S.A.S. che traccheggiano il Bertone.

Marking: On verso at lower right: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On verso at bottom center: PRINCETON / J.S.M. Collector's stamp of Junius S. Morgan
Junius Spencer Morgan; Vendor: Princeton University Art Museum
Bibliothèque Nationale II.196.194 ii/iii; Lieure I.70.180 ii/iii; Meaume 638
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