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The Demon Tilter (Callot) ; Uneasy Riding (Callot).

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Names
Callot, Jacques (1592-1635) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Witchcraft

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1865
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC WITC
Topics
Spears
Supernatural beings
Demons
Witchcraft
Notes
Content : Printed on border: "One of Callot's demons is represented in our cut no. 160. Many of them are mounted on nondescript animals, of the most extraordinary demoniacal character, and such is the case of the demon in our cut, who is running a tilt at the saint with his tilting spear in his hand, and, to make more sure, his eye well furnished with a pair of spectacles. In our next cut, no. 161, we give a second example of the figures in Callot's peculiar . . ." Injured folded line on image.

Source note: A history of caricature grotesque in literature and art : with illustrations from various sources, drawn and engraved. Virtue Brothers, 1865) Wright, Thomas (1810-1877), Author. Fairholt, F. W. (Frederick William) (1814-1866), Engraver.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1996742
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17517412
Barcode : 33333159483938
UUID: 67b22f70-c565-012f-ab24-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1592: Creator Born
  • 1635: Creator Died
  • 1865: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Demon Tilter (Callot) ; Uneasy Riding (Callot)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1865. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-0db0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Demon Tilter (Callot) ; Uneasy Riding (Callot)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-0db0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1865). The Demon Tilter (Callot) ; Uneasy Riding (Callot). Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-0db0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Demon Tilter (Callot) ; Uneasy Riding (Callot).