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Jacques Callot

(French, 1592 - 1635)

Jesus avec les Pharisiens (from Le Nouveau Testament) [Jesus with the Pharisees (from the New Testament)]

Date: first published 1635
Medium: Etching
Sheet: 2 3/8 x 3 1/4 in. (6 x 8.3 cm)
Frame Dimensions: 14 3/8 x 18 5/8 x 3/4 in. (36.5 x 47.3 x 1.9 cm)
Classification: Prints
Department: Works on Paper
Provenance: before 1680, London, England, Sir Peter Lely
Baltimore, MD, Frank Lyons (dealer)
1984, Glens Falls, NY, The Hyde Collection Trust

Sir Peter Lely, English, b. Germany, 1618-1680, was appointed Principal Painter in Ordinary to the court of Charles II in 1661. This was the position that Van Dyck held before him and that Geoffrey Kneller would hold after him. He had a large personal art collection that was dispersed at his death
Credit Line: Museum purchase
Object number: 1984.5
Not on view