Jacques Callot

male / French
Nancy 1592-03-25/1592-08-21
between 25 March and 21 August 1592
Nancy 1635-03-24
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  • Nancy 1607
    became a pupil of the goldmsith and engraver Demange Crocx from 16 January 1607 on; it is unclear if he finished here his four year apprenticeship (Saur 1997)
  • Rome 1608 - 1611
    arrived in Rome at some point between 1608 and 1611; became assistant of the engraver Philippe Thomassin (Saur 1997); made here also prints after De Momper and De Sadeler (Gerson 1942/1983, p. 72)
  • Florence 1611 - 1621
    worked here in the beginning under the direction of Antonio Tempesta (SAur 1997)
  • Nancy 1621 - 1635
    was based in Nancy, from where he undertook trips to Paris and the Netherlands
  • Brussel 1625-10
  • Breda 1626 - 1627
    met Cornelis van Poelenburch and Gerard Honthorst (Gerson 1942/1983, p. 72)
  • Parijs 1628 - 1630
  • Nancy 1630 - 1635
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This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
genre, history (as a genre), coastal view, landscape (as genre), portrait, cityscape, Christian religious scene, caprices, veduta
Creation date: 1991-11-27; Last modified date: 2021-04-27


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