Expulsion of the Jesuits

1761
Gabriel de Saint-Aubin (French, 1724–1780)


Catalogue Raisonné

Dacier (1931) 176 i/II [or earlier]; Dacier 23, unpublished state, before 1st state

Dimensions

Overall: 24.1 x 28.8 cm (9 1/2 x 11 5/16 in.) Platemark: 18 x 20.8 cm (7 1/16 x 8 3/16 in.) Image: 12.9 x 20.8 cm (5 1/16 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

62.604

Medium or Technique

Etching with gray wash

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Etching, trial proof touched with gray wash.

Inscription

Verso lower right in graphite pencil: C31999 HEA

Markings

Lower center stamped in black ink -- mark o D. Goncourt (Lugt 1089)

Provenance

De Goncourt (Edmond 1822-1896 and Jules 1830-1870, Paris, Lugt 1089); A. Hubert ( -1908, Paris, Lugt 130); probably sold in Paris (expert A. Danlos) 25 May, 1909; P & D Colnaghi (London); from whom purchased by MFA, 6 June 1962.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard