A Woman Standing with a Fan before a Mirror

La Dame reformée

French
about 1633
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676), Published by Jean Le Blond I (French, 1590/94–1666)


Object Place: France

Catalogue Raisonné

Blum 0961, only state; Duplessis 1357, only state; IFF 1357

Dimensions

Sheet: 29 × 19.9 cm (11 7/16 × 7 13/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark)

Accession Number

44.956

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Woman at dressing table, holding fan, gesturing to proper right.
Bound in Bosse book, Oeuvre Gravé.

Markings

Verso, upper left-center, stamped in yellow-brown ink, the mark of the MFA Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection