Les Metiers (set of 7 plates), plate 1, La Saignée

French
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676)


Object Place: France

Catalogue Raisonné

Duplessis 1391

Dimensions

26.6 x 34.6 cm (10 1/2 x 13 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

44.982

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving on white laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Woman being bled by a doctor, attended by servants in bedchamber (with dog, cat and child). “La courage Monsieur vous laues enterrepris…”
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