Untitled (woman leaning on a staff holding rosary beads)

A print from the series Les Mendiants, representing beggars and poor people. Jacques Callot was one of the first artists to depict the poor, demonstrating that peasants and beggars are important subjects.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
513/1997
Collection Class
Prints
Medium
etching on paper
Common Name
Untitled (woman leaning on a staff holding rosary beads)
Simple Name
print
Inscription Transcription
20
Period Classification
James I (1603-1625)
Production Town

Production Person Initials
Jacques
Production Person Surname
Callot
Production Year Low
1622
Production Year High
1623

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Untitled (woman leaning on a staff holding rosary beads)