A Sentry

1632
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676), Published by François Langlois, called Ciartres (French, 1588–1647)


Catalogue Raisonné

Blum 0094, ii/ii; Duplessis 1337, ii/ii; IFF 1337; Le Blanc 836

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.3 x 10.7 cm (7 3/16 x 4 3/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

30.1060.6

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

At lower right: 6; below: four lines of verse

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in blue ink, the duplicate stamp of the Nationalmuseum, Stockholm (cf. Lugt 1935); verso, upper center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Nationalmuseum, Stockholm (cf. Lugt 1935); P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased July 1, 1930

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund