"Quelque vain que tu sois, Fanforon mon amy,..."

French
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676)


Object Place: France

Catalogue Raisonné

Duplessis (after Bosse) 27

Dimensions

26.9 x 19.4 cm (10 9/16 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

44.996

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving on white laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Elegant gentleman in cloak, against landscape. Verse beginning: “Quelque vain que tu sois, Fanforon mon amy,…” Bound in Bosse book, Oeuvre Gravé.
After Bosse - engr. 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