Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Le Lavement des Pieds (The Washing of the Feet), 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; second state of four (Lieure)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 5/16 x 8 7/16 in. (11 x 21.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.17-365
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: Iac. Callot Fec.
At bottom center: Humilis en christus: quia aquâ lavat ipse ministros, / Nos autem proprio sanguine mundificat.

Marking: On verso at lower right: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Earls of Pembroke; Sotheby's, LondonWilton House Sale, July 1917; P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Bibliothèque Nationale II.200.281; Lieure I.113-114.281 ii/iv; Meaume 12
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