Jacques Callot (1592-1635) - La Rue Neuve, Nancy

Description
Jacques Callot (1592-1635) - La Rue Neuve, Nancy
Etching - Plate signed - 1627

A good impression of this important etching with good contrasts. On paper. In wooden patterned frame.

A view of the carnival during the early 1600s in Callot's (1592-1635) hometown of Nancy, France.

Second state, with the lettering "Israel Sylvestre excudit Parisij".

Reference:
Lieure 589.

Condition:
Not examined out of its frame. Seems to be laid down. A vertical crease down the middle. General foxing. Age staining. A crease at 2 o'clock. A small part of bottom right corner lost.

Lot details
Artist
Jacques Callot (1592-1635)
Title of artwork
La Rue Neuve, Nancy
Year
1627
Technique
Etching
Signature
Plate signed
Condition
Overall in fairly good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Sold with frame
Yes
Image size
17×51 cm
Total dimensions
37×70×3 cm
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