"Je suis l'espouvantail des Braves de la terre,..."

French
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676)


Object Place: France

Dimensions

19.4 x 27 cm (7 5/8 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

44.992

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving on white laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Caricature of soldier-commedia dell’arte figure(?). Bound in Bosse book, Oeuvre Gravé.
Not Bosse? G. Rousselet

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