La paysanne tournée a gauche, un panier a son bras [Peasant woman turned to the left, a basket on her arm]

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Title

La paysanne tournée a gauche, un panier a son bras [Peasant woman turned to the left, a basket on her arm]

From Varie Figure [Various Figures]

Description

Callot, an artist from the town of Nancy in Lorraine was a master of the art of etching. This is one of 16 etchings in a series done between 1617 and 1623. Like many of the prints in this series, it shows the same figure as a study and in a more finished state.

Creator

Jacques Callot (French, 1592-1635)

Source

Picker Art Gallery, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY

Date

1617-23

Contributor

Purchased from Associated American Artists, NY

Format

3 1/2 x 3 1/4 in.

Medium

Etching

Type

Prints

Identifier

1970.4

Bibliographic Citation

Lieure, Jules, and Jacques Callot. Jacques Callot: catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre gravé. San Francisco: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, 1989, cat. 204 i/iv.

Spatial Coverage

French

Temporal Coverage

17th century

Collection

Citation

Jacques Callot (French, 1592-1635), “La paysanne tournée a gauche, un panier a son bras [Peasant woman turned to the left, a basket on her arm],” Selected Old Masters from the Picker Art Gallery, accessed April 28, 2017, http://pickeroldmasters.omeka.net/items/show/55.