La femme qui bat son mari
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676)
Object Place: France
26.1 x 33.4 cm (10 1/4 x 13 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Etching and engraving on white laid paper
Not On View
Wife hitting husband with bunch of keys, sister hitting brother, hen attacking cock; wife’s lover is hiding behind a curtain.
Bound in Bosse book, Oeuvre Gravé. Pair with 44.974
Ex-Coll. Sir John Evelyn (1620-1706). The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, to MFA 1944. Accessioned by Registrar's Office July 8, 1996.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection