Christi tuis en pascis […]
etching / engraving on hand laid (verge) paper. Watermark: Lotharingen Cross (= period).
Sheet size: 26 x 16,7 cm. (10,2 x 6,6 inch). Image size: 21,5 x 11 cm. (8,5 x 4,3 inch).
From: Large Passion, published c. 1619-24 State: 1st state of 4 before publishers adresses Ref: Lieure 282-1 (IV)
Made by Jacques Callot after own design. Jacques Callot (Nancy; 1592-1635) was a famous baroque printmaker and draftsman from Lorraine / present day France. He was active in Italy employed by Cosimo II de Medici until 1621. He was very influential and popular with his prints.
Condition: Very good, given age. A few small stains in margins. Wide margins. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: LAST SUPPER-CHRIST AND DISCIPLES-PASSION