Four Amorini in a Cloud

Four Cupids

1760
François Boucher (French, 1703–1770)


Dimensions

Framed: 53.3 x 48.3 x 5.1 cm (21 x 19 x 2 in.) Overall: 32 x 26.9cm (12 5/8 x 10 9/16in.)

Accession Number

65.2546

Medium or Technique

Black and white chalk on faded blue paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

L/l/ in pen and brown ink: F. Boucher inv. del 1760

Provenance

Descamps; M. Palyart; Dr. Barthe;[ Mrs. Netscher, Chicago]; Mrs. Joseph Bushkin, 1953; Wildenstein & Co., New York; Forsyth Wickes (1876-1964, New York, Paris, Rhode Island) purchased 8 December 1960; acquired by bequest 1965

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection