Requires Photography

The Worker Bees and the Drones

about 1681
Sébastien Leclerc (French, 1637–1714)


Catalogue Raisonné

Jombert 170(17); IFF 1326, i/ii or ii/ii (margins are trimmed off); Le Blanc 327

Dimensions

Sheet: 4.8 × 6.3 cm (1 7/8 × 2 1/2 in.)(trimmed into the image)

Accession Number

M7461d

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

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

Provenance

Anonymous gift June 12, 1891

Credit Line

Anonymous gift