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La Pendaison (The Hanging)
  • Jacques Callot
    1592–1635
    born: Nancy, Duchy of Lorraine (present-day France) ; died: Nancy, Duchy of Lorraine (present-day France)
  • La Pendaison (The Hanging), 1633
  • Les Miseres et Les Mal-Heures de la Guerre
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 82 x 185 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 3 1/4 x 7 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1968.0019.11
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A hanging scene in which people are being hung from a tree in the center of the piece. Soldiers surround the tree in the background with upraised pikes.