Jacques Callot

Devastation d'un monastere (Destruction of a convent)

Devastation d'un monastere (Destruction of a convent) by Jacques Callot

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Title
Devastation d'un monastere (Destruction of a convent)
Artist/creator
Production date
1633
Medium
etching
Dimensions
105 x 209 mm
Inscription
Callot inv. et fec.. Icy par un effort sacrilege et barbare ces demons enragez et d'une. hameur auare pillent, et bruslent tout, abattent les autels;. se mocquent du recpect qu'on poit aux immortels, et tirent des. saints lieux les vierges desolees, quils osent enlever pour estre. violees..
Credit line
Mackelvie Trust Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, bequest of Dr Walter Auburn, 1982
Accession no
M1982/1/2/753
Other ID
031/6 Auburn Catalogue
Copyright
No known copyright restrictions
Department
International Art
Display status
Not on display

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