Le Portement de Croix (The Carrying of the Cross), Plate 6 from the series La Grande Passion (The Large Passion)

Jacques Callot, French, 1592 - 1635


about 1619-1624

Etching on laid paper

Sheet: 3 7/8 × 8 3/8 in. (9.9 × 21.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Adelbert Ames Fine Arts Awards Fund



Place Made: France, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, upper right: [above arch] SPQR; inscribed, in plate, center right: [on flag] SP; inscribed, in plate, lower left: Jac. Callot In. et Fe.; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse: HECENUE KPECTO / CEPUS GORGUSUE CTPOETU

Exhibition History

Old Master Prints from the Dartmouth Collection, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 23-April 10, 1988.

The Theatre of Jacques Callot, Paul Creative Art Center, University Art Galleries, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, October 28-December 11, 1986.


C. & J. Goodfriend Drawings and Prints, New York, New York; sold to presen collection, 1985.

Catalogue Raisonne

Lieure 286; Meaume 12

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