The Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria

Portrait of Archduchess Maria Josephine of Austria (born 1738) Daughter of Empress Maria Thersea

about 1777-1779
Jean Etienne Liotard (Swiss, 1702–1789)

Catalogue Raisonné

Marcel Roethlisberger and Renée Loche, Liotard, Catalogue, undescribed.


Sheet (trimmed to within platemark): 36.5 x 25.1 cm (14 3/8 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Roulette and engraving over mezzotint

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



Undescribed. Original drawing study in reverse illustrated and described in Fischer of Lucerne Sale cat., May 7-10 1947, lot 1295. now Musée d’Art et d’Histoire, Geneva, on permanent loan from the Fondation Gottfried Keller, 1947 (Inv. 1947-36)


Liechtenstein Collection. 1955 sold by Colnaghi, London, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 20, 1955)

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis