Wives at Table During the Absence of their Husbands (Les femmes à table en l'absence de leurs maris)

about 1635-36
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676)


Object Place: France

Catalogue Raisonné

Duplessis 1399

Dimensions

Image: 26.8 x 34.7 cm (10 9/16 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.989

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving on white laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Group of ladies eating at table in bedchamber(?), servants, 2 children, dog and cat. “Tandis que nos maris s’en vont donner carrière…” Bound in Bosse book, Oeuvre Gravé.

Provenance

Ex-Coll. Sir John Evelyn (1620-1706). The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, to MFA 1944. Accessioned by Registrar's Office July 8, 1996.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection