The City Mouse and the Country Mouse (Aesop's Fables)

about 1681
Sébastien Leclerc (French, 1637–1714)


Catalogue Raisonné

Jombert 170(16); IFF 1325, ii/iii; Le Blanc 326

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.5 × 8 cm (2 9/16 × 3 1/8 in.) Platemark: 5.8 × 7.4 cm (2 5/16 × 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2001.275.2.413

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Bernard Quaritch Ltd., London; from whom purchased June 27, 2001 (from an album bound and organized in France about 1770-1775)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Ruth V.S. Lauer in memory of Julia Wheaton Saines