The Circus Wagon

Singerie - Design for a Table Top (with monkeys playing instruments)

early 18th century
Workshop of André-Charles Boulle (French, 1642–1732)


Dimensions

Sight: 47.2 x 112.4 cm (18 9/16 x 44 1/4 in.) Framed: 72.7 x 139.7 x 5.1 cm (28 5/8 x 55 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

31.1243.1

Medium or Technique

Engraving with additions in red chalk diluted with water

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Pull in black ink from a partly cut out and engraved metal plate with some red chalk

Provenance

Georges Mathias (Paris, France); from whom purchased by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: July 1, 1931)

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund