Title for the Fourth Part of the Novel Polexandre

1637
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676)


Catalogue Raisonné

Duplessis 1102; Blum 165

Dimensions

Platemark: 15.6 x 11.1 cm (6 1/8 x 4 3/8 in.) Sheet: 15.9 x 11.4 cm (6 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.304

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

One of five frontispieces to a five part novel by Gomberville (Marin Le Roy, sieur du Parc et de Gomberville(1600-1674), published in Paris by Augustin Courbé, 1637.

Provenance

James A. Bergquist, Boston; sold to MFA 25 June 2003

Credit Line

Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow Fund