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Frontispiece, from Les Caprices Series A, The Florence Set

Series/Portfolio:
Les Caprices Series A
Artist:
Jacques Callot (French, Nancy 1592–1635 Nancy)
Dedicatee:
Lorenzo de' Medici (Italian, Florence 1599–1648 Florence)
Date:
1617
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 3/16 x 3 3/8 in. (5.6 x 8.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, by exchange, 1940
Accession Number:
40.52.22
Not on view
Inscription: At center: CAPRICCI / di varie Figure / di Iacopo Callot / All'Ill.mo & Ecc.mo S. Principe / DON LORENZO MEDICI
At lower left: ICallot F. in aqua
At lower right: Forte in Fior.a

Marking: On verso at top center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On verso at upper right: J.S.M. Collector's stamp of Junius S. Morgan
On verso at lower left: 35695 sticker
Junius Spencer Morgan; Vendor: Princeton University Art Museum
Bibliothèque Nationale II.197.214-263; Lieure I.86-87.214. A; Meaume 768
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