Figures chinoises

mid-18th century
Engraved by Gabriel Huquier (French, 1695–1772), After François Boucher (French, 1703–1770)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Guilmard, p. 169; Berlin 4195 (1); Jean-Richard [Boucher], nos. 1125-1133

Dimensions

Overall: 34.1 x 27.5 x 1.4 cm (13 7/16 x 10 13/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.1268

Medium or Technique

Bound set of 12 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Bound sets

(Paris: Huquier [mid-18th century]) Folio; 12 leaves; modern gilt-stamped half gray marbled morocco, marbled paper boards.

Decorative motifs in the Chinese fashion.


Paris: Huquier [mid-18th century]

Inscription

[Handwritten lower right:] 4°. [Handwritten upper right:] Gal. [?] 8, Cabinet at right of door. Lower shelves, right.

Provenance

Georges Mathias, Paris, from whom purchased by MFA, July 1, 1931.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund