Les quatre parties du monde (set of 4 plates), plate 3, L'Afrique

French
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676)


Object Place: France

Catalogue Raisonné

Duplessis 1088

Dimensions

21.3 x 14.2 cm (8 3/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.940

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving on white laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Allegorical figure of Africa.
Bound in Bosse book, Oeuvre Gravé

Provenance

Ex-Coll. Sir John Evelyn (1620-1706); The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1944. Accessioned by Registrar's Office July 8, 1996.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection