The Temptation of Saint Anthony

Jacques Callot, French, 1592 - 1635

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1635

Etching on laid paper

Plate: 12 1/8 × 18 1/16 in. (30.8 × 45.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

PR.964.39

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, lower left, in plate: Jac. Callot Inuen. er fe; inscribed, below image: ILLUSTRISSIMO MAXIMOQUE VIRO D.D. LUDOVICO PHELYPEAUX DNO. DE LAVRILIERE COMITI CONSISTORIANO SACRARUM IUSSIONUMIIIVIRO/IA. CALLOT VOVET DEDICAT CONSECRATQUE./Informes larua cacis stabulata latebris/Monstra fuum rupere Chaos, atque agmine facto/Letiferis orbem violant lucemque veneis./Tot feelerum facies Erebo mutauit Eremum./Interca vasti quid agis sub formice faxi Cum Priuil. Reg. Israel execu 1635./Sanete fenese, tantos fentis et despicis bostes?/Hil spirat mortale tibi: nec Gaudia pectus./Blanda mouent, nec frangit Amor, nec funera terrent./Mens infisca polo reparans = que ab Origine vires/Sustinent in terris quas ridet in athere pugnas

Course History

WRIT 7 , Religion and Literature: Re-visioning the Natural, Nancy Crumbine, Spring 2015

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

Exhibition History

Saints and Sinners, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 2-April 25, 1993.

Introduction to the History of Art: Works from the 15th to the 18th Centuries, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, ArtH 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 24, 1994-February 5, 1995.

Forms and Messages: Selections from the Hood Museum of Art Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 19-March 10, 2002.

Director's Choice, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 10-July 10, 1966.

Baroque Prints from the Permanent Collection, Art 45, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 12-November 25, 1979.

Provenance

William H. Schab, Dealer, Rare Books and Prints, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1964.

Catalogue Raisonne

Lieure 1416; Meaume 139

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