Jacques Callot: A Selection of Prints from the Collections of Rudolf L. Baumfeld and Lessing J. Rosenwald

February 3 – March 17, 1963

Ground Floor, Central Gallery

THIS EXHIBITION IS NO LONGER ON VIEW AT THE NATIONAL GALLERY.

Overview: 154 fine impressions of Callot's extensive work were selected from the Baumfeld and Rosenwald collections. The exhibition celebrated the recent gift to the Gallery of the collection of Rudolf L. Baumfeld of Los Angeles, who had assembled nearly 1,200 of the 1,428 known prints by Callot. Lessing J.Rosenwald wrote the preface to the catalogue.

Attendance: 21,778

Catalog: Jacques Callot: A Selection of Prints from the Collections of Rudolf L. Baumfeld and Lessing J. Rosenwald, by Elizabeth Mongan. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1963.

Image: Jacques Callot, The Naval Battle, probably c. 1630, etching, R.L. Baumfeld Collection, 1969.15.45

Related Artists

Callot, Jacques
French
, 1592 - 1635