"Il faut serrer ces belles iupes..."

French
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676)


Object Place: France

Catalogue Raisonné

Duplessis (after Bosse) 21

Dimensions

28.3 x 20.3 cm (11 1/8 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

44.995

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving on white laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Woman putting fancy clothes into a press. Verse beginning: “Il faut serrer ces belles iupes…” Bound in Bosse book, Oeuvre Gravé.

Provenance

Ex-Coll. Sir John Evelyn (1620-1706). The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, to MFA 1944. Accessioned by Registrar's Office July 8, 1996.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection