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The Pedant and the Schoolboy (Aesop's Fables)

about 1681
Sébastien Leclerc (French, 1637–1714)


Catalogue Raisonné

Jombert 170(22); IFF 1331, ii/iii; Le Blanc 332

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.3 × 9.2 cm (2 7/8 × 3 5/8 in.) Platemark: 6 × 7.5 cm (2 3/8 × 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

M7461a

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Anonymous gift June 12, 1891

Credit Line

Anonymous gift