La Dévastation d'un monastère (Destruction of a Convent), Plate 6 from the series Les Grandes Misères et malheurs de la guerre (The Great Miseries and Misfortunes of War)
Jacques Callot, French, 1592 - 1635
Etching on laid paper
Plate: 3 1/4 × 7 5/16 in. (8.2 × 18.5 cm)
Sheet: 3 3/4 × 7 7/8 in. (9.5 × 20 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Adolph Weil Jr., Class of 1935
Israël Henriet, Paris
Place Made: France, Europe
Not on view
Inscribed, in plate, within image, upper center: [on church] S. MARIA; inscribed, in plate, within image, lower left:: Israel ex. Cum priuil. Reg.; inscribed, in graphite, lower right: 6; inscribed, in graphite, on support, lower right: 1344
A Gift to the College: The Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Weil Jr. Collection of Master Prints, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 17-December 20, 1998.
Fatal Consequences: Callot, Goya, and the Horrors of War, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 9-December 12, 1990.
Piranesi-Goya; Roma fantastica and the Sleep of Reason and Francisco Goya and Jake & Dinos Chapman: Disasters of War, The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, September 27, 2001-March 17, 2002.
The Four Faces of War: Callot, Goya, Kollwitz and Bellows, The William Benton Museum of Art, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, October 23-December 22, 2004.
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.84, no. 40.
Goldfarb, Hilliard T., Wolf, Reva. "Fatal Consequences: Callot, Goya, and the Horrors of War." Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, page 30 (illustration) and page 84.
Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York, 1975; Christie's, New York, November 2, 1983, lot 18 (bought in); sold to Adolph Weil, Jr., Montgomery, Alabama, privately after the sale; given to present collection, 1991.
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