Etching - Not signed - Ca. 1622
|Artist:||Jacques Callot ( 1592-1632 )|
|Title of artwork:||Female beggar holding a plate with a few coins - Original|
|Condition:||In good condition|
|Sold with frame:||No|
|Image size:||136×87 mm|
Les Gueux / Les Mendiants
One of his most known series. A masterwork etched by Callot in Nancy. He expressed beautifully the physiognomy of these unfortunate people whose misery does not stop instincts, and whose faces reflect both fatigue and sufrance, envy and anger.
Excellent impression of the second state with the number.
On laid paper, trimmed on plate border.
With two corners tipped on a support sheet.
Old woman dressed in rags, standing in profile to right, and holding out a plate containing a few coins; on white ground;
Original Callot etching, no copy.
Lieure 1927 498 II / II
Jacques Callot ( 1592 - 1635)
Etcher and draughtsman, born Nancy. 1608-1611 in Rome; 1612-1621 in Florence, working for the Medici; in 1621 returned to Nancy, where he settled and married. Died suddenly in 1635. Enormously popular and much copied. From c. 1620 most of his plates were published by his friend Israel Henriet. Bibliography: Jules Lieure, 'Jacques Callot, catalogue de son oeuvre gravé', 3 vols, Paris 1924-7
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Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Bon vendeur sérieux. Nb les infos relatives à la gravure étaient partiellement inexactes - il ne s’agit pas d’un dessin de caron repris dans le philostrate de Vigenere - mais ce n’est pas gênant.
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