Christ Appearing to the Wise Virgins

French
about 1635
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676)


Object Place: France

Catalogue Raisonné

Blum 1016, only state; Duplessis 45, only state; IFF 45, i/ii; Le Blanc 87

Dimensions

Sheet: 33.6 × 42.5 cm (13 1/4 × 16 3/4 in.) Platemark: 25.5 × 32.4 cm (10 1/16 × 12 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

44.913

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Bound in Bosse book, Oeuvre Gravé.

Markings

Verso, upper left, 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