The Gossips (Les Nouvellistes)

1752
Gabriel de Saint-Aubin (French, 1724–1780)


Catalogue Raisonné

Dacier (1931) 518 i/I; Dacier (1914) 08, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.4 x 14.8 cm (4 1/8 x 5 13/16 in.) Platemark: 10.1 x 14.5 cm (4 x 5 11/16 in.) Image: 9.3 x 13.9 cm (3 11/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

62.608

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso lower right in graphite pencil: C32008 HHF

Provenance

E. and J. de Goncourt (Edmond 1822-1896 and Jules 1830-1870, Paris, Lugt 1089); P & D Colnaghi (London); from whom purchased by MFA, 6 June 1962.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard