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Touch (The Five Senses)

about 1635-1640
Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676), Published by Melchior Tavernier II (French, 1594–1665)


Catalogue Raisonné

Blum 1032, only state; Duplessis 1075, only state; IFF 1075; Le Blanc 565

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.5 × 33.7 cm (10 7/16 × 13 1/4 in.) Platemark: 26.3 × 33.4 cm (10 3/8 × 13 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

30.1059.5

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

1930, purchased by MFA. (Accession Date: July 1, 1930)

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund