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Le Crucifiement (The Crucifixion), 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; first state of two (Lieure)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 3/8 x 10 1/2 in. (18.7 x 26.6 cm) Plate: 4 7/16 x 8 9/16 in. (11.3 x 21.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edwin De T. Bechtel, 1957
Accession Number:
57.650.382(6)
Not on view
Inscription: At lower right: Callot In.
At bottom center: Heu! quod certamen! quae palmae! quiue triumphi / et tramen hic mortem, Tartarag ima domat

Marking: On verso at lower right: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On verso at bottom center: E. De T. Bechtel Collector's stamp
On verso at right center: J.S.M Collector's stamp of Junius S. Morgan
Junius Spencer Morgan; Donor: Edwin De Turck Bechtel
Bibliothèque Nationale II.201.287; Lieure I.116-117.287 i/ii; Meaume 18
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