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Two Tramps Fighting

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Inscription

l.r. etched: "Bellange fecit" ("t" on the borderline)

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil (1778-1864, Paris, Lugt 2200); William H. Schab, New York; from whom purchased by MFA, 11 April 1940.

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund

Two beggars fighting, 1613–16

Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 46; Walch 18; Reed-Worthen 26; first state

Dimensions

Platemark: 31.1 x 21.1 cm (12 1/4 x 8 5/16 in.) (inlaid); Sheet: 31.8 x 21.6 cm (12 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.); Mount: 34.6 x 24.5 cm (13 5/8 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

40.165

Medium or Technique

Etching, drypoint, and burin, first state

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