Judith with the Head of Holofernes

French
about 1640
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676)


Object Place: France

Catalogue Raisonné

Blum 1157, only state; Duplessis 4, only state; IFF 4

Dimensions

Sheet: 33.6 × 42.5 cm (13 1/4 × 16 3/4 in.) Platemark: 16.3 × 39 cm (6 7/16 × 15 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

44.998

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

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