Art/ Collection/ Art Object

The Martyrdom of St. James Major, from Les Petits Apôtres ou Le Martyre des Apôtres (The Little Apostles or the Martyrdom of The Apostles)

Series/Portfolio:
Les Petits Apôtres ou Le Martyre des Apôtres
Artist:
Jacques Callot (French, Nancy 1592–1635 Nancy)
Publisher:
Israël Henriet (French, Nancy ca. 1590–1661 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1632
Medium:
Etching; second state of four (Lieure)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 13/16 x 1 3/4 in. (7.1 x 4.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edwin De T. Bechtel, 1957
Accession Number:
57.650.401(3)
Not on view
Inscription: At bottom center: M.B. Iacobi Maioris Ap.
At bottom center: Israel ex.

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On verso at bottom center: E. De T. Bechtel Collector's stamp
Edwin De Turck Bechtel; Donor: Edwin De Turck Bechtel
Bibliothèque Nationale II.238-239.1386-1401; Lieure III.86.1390 ii/iv; Meaume 124
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