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A Seated Man Feeding a Young Child

1768
Benigno Bossi (Italian, 1727-1792)


Catalogue Raisonné

probably Le Blanc 93 (probably from series Têtes et Croquis, Le Blanc 64-103)

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.6 x 6.6 cm (3 3/8 x 2 5/8 in.) Platemark: 7.7 x 5.5 cm (3 1/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

B674

Medium or Technique

Etching, aquatint, and roulette

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock