- Museum number
Object: Captiva, sed secura
Object: Dans sa prison il est en seureté (Safe in its prison)
Series: Lux Claustri
Series: La lumière du cloître
A cat looking at a bird locked in a cage; landscape in the background; with letterpress text: title, Latin inscription, and French verses; second state, with plate number. c.1626/28 ?
- Production date
Height: 63 millimetres
Width: 84 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- From a series of twenty-seven, see 1853,1008.84.1 for comment.
This impression is kept in a booklet, see 1861,0713.443
Another impression: 1853,1008.84.10.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- From the Scarisbrick collection of Callot's work: see comment on 1861,0713.1.
Annotated on verso, in brown ink: 'G. Storck a Milano 1799 In No.9822 / No.27 59 (?)'
- Prints and Drawings
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