Inscription

in later hand, across bottom verso: Desegni D[i?] Callot

Provenance

J.D. Lempereur, Paris; (sale, Paris, 1773, no. 696 ?). Junius S. Morgan, Princeton and Paris [1867-1932]; ( Dr. John Audley Harvey (Lugt 1409); Dr. Rossieux, Vevey, Switzerland; (sale, Bern, Kornfeld and Klipstein, 7 February 1957); Lessing J. Rosenwald, Alverthorpe, PA; gift to NGA, 1961.

Exhibition History
1957
Jacques Callot 1592-1635: Loan Exhibition of Prints and Drawings. Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, 1957: no. 360.
1958
Van Clouet tot Matisse. Museum Boymans, Rotterdam, 1958-1959: no. 18, pl. 15a.
1959
French Drawings from American Collections, Clouet to Matisse. Metropilitan Museum of Art, New York, 1959: no. 18.
1963
Jacques Callot: A Selection of Prints from the Collections of Rudolf L. Baumfeld and Lessing J. Rosenwald. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1963: no. 46.
1970
Jacques Callot, 1592-1635. Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, 1970: no. 72.
1975
Jacques Callot, Prints and Related Drawings. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: no. 179.
1989
From Fontainebleau to the Louvre: French Drawing from the Seventeenth Century. Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, 1989, no. 13.
Bibliography
1962
Ternois, Daniel. Jacques Callot, catalogue complet de son oeuvre dessine. Paris, 1962: no. 423.
1969
Lieure 1969, I: 121; II: pl. LXXXV, fig. 185.