Louis XIII and Gaston d'Orléans Leading the French Armies

Les Forces de la France

French
about 1627
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676)


Object Place: France

Catalogue Raisonné

Blum 921, only state; Duplessis 1228, only state; IFF 1228; Le Blanc 682

Dimensions

Sheet: 33.6 × 42.5 cm (13 1/4 × 16 3/4 in.) Platemark: 17.6 × 40.4 cm (6 15/16 × 15 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

44.947

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