Le Mariage à la ville (set of 6 plates), plate 5, La Visite à l'accouchée (Visit to the New Mother)

French
about 1635
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676)


Object Place: France

Catalogue Raisonné

Duplessis 1378

Dimensions

27 x 34.8 cm (10 5/8 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.969

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving on white laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Mother receiving group of women from bed. “Le travail de l’enfant est un mal si nuisible…”
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