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Les Mourants sur le Bord des Routes (The Deaths on the Edge of the Road)
  • Jacques Callot, artist
    1592–1635
    born: Nancy, Duchy of Lorraine (present-day France) ; died: Nancy, Duchy of Lorraine (present-day France)
    Sébastien Le Clerc the elder, artist
    1637–1714
    born: Metz, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
  • Les Mourants sur le Bord des Routes (The Deaths on the Edge of the Road), 1600s
  • Les Miseres et Les Mal-Heures de la Guerre
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching, engraving
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 82 x 185 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 203 x 282 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 3 1/4 x 7 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 x 11 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0072
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Rectangular scene in middle of a street scene with figures. Above the scene is a military figure standing by a cannon and flanked by flags. In the top right and left corner are winged figures playing a horn. On the right and left side are two oval medallions with flags, a helmut and a horn. Below the scene is an oval medallion with text, flanked by lions.