A Lackey with His Master's Set of Clothes
Object Place: France
Blum 0958, only state; Duplessis 1354, only state; IFF 1354; Le Blanc 711
Sheet: 28.7 × 19.8 cm (11 5/16 × 7 13/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)
Medium or Technique
Etching and engraving
Not On View
Lackey, gesturing to fancy clothes discarded by his master.
“C’est avec regret que mon maitre…”
Pair with (and title printed on) 44.952. Bound in Bosse book, Oeuvre Gravé.
Verso, left center, stamped in yellow-brown ink, the mark of the MFA Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection
John Evelyn (b. 1620-d. 1706), London. Elizabeth Day McCormick (b. 1873-d. 1957), Chicago; 1944, her gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: July 8, 1996)
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection