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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Jacques Callot, French, 1592–1635
Publisher: Israel Henriet, French, 1590–1635

Le Passage de la Mer Rouge (The Parting of the Red Sea)

1629

Etching

platemark: 8.5 × 6.6 cm (3 3/8 × 2 5/8 in.) sheet: 12.6 × 23.5 cm (4 15/16 × 9 1/4 in.)
Gift of Victoria Fenton Shelar in memory of her brother, William Brewer Cudahy, Jr., B.A. 1959, M.F.A. 1961
2015.68.2
Geography: 
Made in France
Depicted Red Sea
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
French
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Purchase, early 1960s, New York

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2015,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2015_updated%2012_16_15.pdf (accessed December 1, 2015).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.