A Woman Making Fun of a Young Idiot (who has burned his mouth eating his porridge)
IFF 239; not in Le Blanc
Sheet: 11 x 7.9 cm (4 5/16 x 3 1/8 in.)(trimmed on the platemark, or with thread margins in places)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Etched inscription, in lower margin: "Pauvre Sot...ta boullye."
September 14, 1989, sold by James Bergquist (dealer), Newton, MA, to Sue Welsh Reed, Cambridge, MA [see note]; 2016, year-end gift of Sue Welsh Reed to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 18, 2017)
NOTE: First lent to the MFA in 2001 (loan no. L-T 147.3.2001).
Gift of Sue Welsh Reed