FJK 015

Callot Jacques (French, Nancy 1592–1635 Nancy)

An Execution

ca. 1633
4 21/64 × 9 1/16 in. (110 × 230 mm)

Charcoal, bistre ink, brush and wash on paper with outliness in pen


Sir Robert Witt Collection (around 1930)
Sir John and Lady J.C. Witt Collection, London (1961)
Sale, Sotheby’s, London, February 19, 1987, no. 262
Jan Krugier Collection, Monaco, JK 4241
Jan Krugier Foundation


TERNOIS Daniel, Jacques Callot, Catalogue complet de son œuvre dessiné, Paris: F. de Nobele, 1962, p. 131, no. 915, ill.

TERNOIS Daniel, L’art de Jacques Callot, Paris: F. de Nobele, 1962, part III, chap. 2, section 9.


London, The Courtauld Institute Galleries, The John Witt Collection, Part I, European Schools, janv. – March 1963, p. 9, no. 18.

New York, Jan Krugier Gallery, May 4 –July 27, 1990; Geneva, Jan Krugier Gallery, April 25 –June 15, 1991, Victor Hugo and The Romantic Vision, Drawings and Watercolors, p. 85, no. 2, ill. p. 28.

Nancy, Musée Historique Lorrain, Jacques Callot 1592-1635, 1992, p. 410, no. 526 (backwards ill).

Berlin, Kupferstichkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin - Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Linie, Licht und Schatten. Meisterzeichnungen und Skulpturen der Sammlung Jan und Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski, 1999, p. 96, no. 41, color ill. p. 97. 

Venice, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, The Timeless Eye. Master Drawings from the Jan and Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski Collection, 1999, p. 118, no. 52, color ill. p. 119.

Madrid, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Miradas sin Tiempo. Dibujos, Pinturas y Esculturas de la Coleccion Jan y Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski, 2000, p. 136, no. 52, color ill. p. 137.

Paris, Musée Jacquemart-André, La Passion du dessin. Collection Jan et Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski, 2002, p. 118, no. 47, color ill. p. 119. 

Vienna, Albertina Museum, Goya bis Picasso. Meisterwerke der Sammlung Jan Krugier und Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski, 2005, p. 24, no. 1, color ill. p. 25.

Munich, Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Das Ewige Auge - Von Rembrandt bis Picasso. Meisterwerke aus der Sammlung Jan Krugier und Marie-Anne Krugier-Poniatowski, 2007, p. 122, no. 53, color ill. p. 123.

Request for information/loan

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