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A man and woman dancing, a study related to but not etched in the series known as "I balli di Sfessania"; man at left and woman at right, she seems to be in the process of turning under his arm, they are holding hands while dancing. c.1622 Black chalk
- 1622 (circa)
- Height: 66 millimetres
- Width: 89 millimetres
For this group of drawing see 1895,1214.78.
Lit.: D. Ternois, 'Jacques Callot: catalogue complet de son oeuvre dessiné', Paris, 1962, no. 727, p. 110
French Roy XVIIc
1995 Sept-Dec,Haus der Kunst,Munich,'Pierrot-Melancholy & Mask' no.23
Acquired from Messrs Colnaghi in exchange for duplicates.
Prints & Drawings
A man and woman dancing, not etched in the series known as "I balli" or "Balli Di Spessantia"; man at l and woman at r, she seems to be in the process of turning under his arm, they are holding hands while dancing Black chalk
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