The Enema (The Trades, Plate 2)

Les Métiers: Le Clystère

about 1635
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676), Published by Melchior Tavernier II (French, 1594–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

Blum 1042, only state; Duplessis 1392, only state; IFF 1392; Le Blanc 751

Dimensions

Sheet: 31 × 40.8 cm (12 3/16 × 16 1/16 in.) Platemark: 27.1 × 34.2 cm (10 11/16 × 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.1069.2

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Alfred Morrison, London and Fonthill (1821-1897)(Lugt 151); verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Alfred Morrison (b. 1821-d. 1897; Lugt 151), London and Fonthill. 1930, purchased by MFA. (Accession Date: July 1, 1930)

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund