Mors Beatæ Virginis (La Mort de la Vierge Marie; The Death of the Virgin Mary)

Jacques Callot, French, 1592 - 1635


about 1634

Etching on paper

plate 10 of 13

Sheet: 2 3/4 × 1 3/4 in. (7 × 4.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Hersey Egginton in memory of her son, Everett Egginton, Class of 1921


Portfolio / Series Title

Plate 10 from Vita et historia beatæ Mariæ virginis matris Dei (La Vie de la Vierge; The Life and History of the the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of God)


Israël Henriet, Paris


Place Made: France, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower center margin: Mors Beatae [ae in ligature] Virginis Mariae [ae in ligature]; inscribed, in plate, lower center: Callot fe.; inscribed, in plate, lower right: Israel excud.


Collected by Hersey Egginton (1875-1951); bequeathed to his wife, Mary E. (Benner) Egginton (1875-1962), Garden City, New York, 1951; given to present collection, 1954.

Catalogue Raisonne

Lieure 1367; Meaume 86

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