Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

L'Hopital (The Hospital)
  • Jacques Callot
    born: Nancy, Duchy of Lorraine (present-day France) ; died: Nancy, Duchy of Lorraine (present-day France)
  • L'Hopital (The Hospital), 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: 19 x 14 in 1968.0019.13–15 matted together
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1968.0019.15
Catalogue raisonné

A scene depicting the return of war victims to a hospital. Many are without arms and legs as they hobble into the city.