Gaston d'Orléans Receiving the Keys to the Village, October 8, 1634

French
about 1634-1635
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676), Published by Jean Messager (French, about 1572–1649)


Object Place: France

Catalogue Raisonné

Blum 1011, only state; Duplessis 1221, only state; IFF 1221; Le Blanc 717

Dimensions

Sheet: 33.6 × 42.5 cm (13 1/4 × 16 3/4 in.) Platemark: 16.5 × 40.5 cm (6 1/2 × 15 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.943

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Bound in Bosse book, Oeuvre Gravé

Markings

Verso, bottom 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