A Shepherd Playing the Musette
Object Place: France
Blum 1066, only state; Duplessis 1364, only state; IFF 1364; Le Blanc 758
Sheet: 20.8 × 14.1 cm (8 3/16 × 5 9/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)
Medium or Technique
Etching and engraving
Not On View
Shepherd, playing a cornemuse (musette).
Bound in Bosse book, Oeuvre Gravé. Pair with 44.959, mounted on same page.
Verso, lower 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