Frontispiece, from the series Les Petites Misères de la guerre (The Small Miseries of War)

Abraham Bosse, French, 1602 - 1676

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1636

Etching on laid paper

Sheet: 2 1/4 × 4 5/8 in. (5.7 × 11.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Adolph Weil Jr., Class of 1935

PR.991.50.2.1

Publisher

Israël Henriet, Paris

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in plate, within cartouche, center: Misere de la guerre; faict / Par Iacques Callot. Et mise en / Lumiere par Israel Henriet. / A PARIS. / Avec Priuilege du Roy. / 1636.

Exhibition History

Fatal Consequences: Callot, Goya, and the Horrors of War, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 8-December 9, 1990.

Publication History

Timothy Rub, Egbert Haverkamp-Begemann, Kelly Pask, "A Gift to the College: The Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Weil Jr. Collection of Master Prints", Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1998, listed, p.82, no. 28.

Hillard T. Goldfarb and Reva Wolf, Fatal Consquences: Callot, Goya, and the Horrors of War, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1990, p. 82.

Provenance

Grosjean, Paris, October 27,1930; Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, February 15, 1980, lot 846; sold to Adolph Weil Jr. (1915-1995), Montgomery, Alabama, 1980; given to present collection, 1991.

Catalogue Raisonne

Lieure 1332; Meaume 557

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