La Condamnation a Mort (Condemned to Death), 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: 4 9/16 x 8 5/8 in. (11.6 x 21.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edwin De T. Bechtel, 1957
Accession Number:
57.650.414(3)
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: Callot fec.
At bottom center: Non lavat ille manus, sed Christi sanguine' foedat, / Nulla potest tantum lympha lavare scelus

Marking: On verso at right center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Sir Hugh Walpole (British); Donor: Edwin De Turck Bechtel (American)
Bibliothèque Nationale II.200.283; Lieure I.115.283 i/ii; Meaume 14