A Wood Carrrier

about 1640-1665
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676), Published by Jean Le Blond I (French, 1590/94–1666)


Catalogue Raisonné

Blum 1399, only state; Duplessis 1342, only state; IFF 1342; from Le Blanc 756

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.7 x 14.7 cm (8 9/16 x 5 13/16 in.) Platemark: 21.4 x 14.3 cm (8 7/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1999.44

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center (twice), stamped in gray ink, the mark of Thomas Graf, Berlin (1878-1951)(Lugt 1092a); verso, upper center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Thomas Graf, Berlin (1878-1951)(Lugt 1092a); William H. Schab Master Prints and Drawings, Inc., New York; from whom purchased March 24, 1999

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Lia G. Poorvu