La Mère et ses trois enfants (A Mother and her Three Children), from the series Les Gueux (Les Barons ; The Beggars ; The Barons)

Jacques Callot, French, 1592 - 1635


about 1622-1623

Etching on paper

Plate: 5 7/16 × 3 7/16 in. (13.8 × 8.7 cm)

Sheet: 6 1/8 × 4 1/8 in. (15.5 × 10.4 cm)

Mount: 10 3/8 × 8 1/2 in. (26.4 × 21.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund



Place Made: France, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in graphite, lower center: 74 - 1 - 17 CA 45-; Collector's mark: reverse, stamped, in black ink, lower right: IV [unidentified]

Course History

ITAL 23, Seventeenth and Eighteenth-Century Italian Literature and Culture, Nancy Canepa, Winter 2015


Ferdinand Roten Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland; sold to present collection, 1963.

Catalogue Raisonne

Bibliothèque Nationale II.210.479-503; Lieure II.44.496; Meaume 702

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