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Return from the Christening

Series/Portfolio:
Marriage in the City (Le mariage à la ville)
Artist:
Abraham Bosse (French, Tours 1602/1604–1676 Paris)
Date:
1633
Medium:
Etching; first state of two
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 5/8 × 14 15/16 in. (29.5 × 37.9 cm) Plate: 10 7/16 × 13 7/16 in. (26.5 × 34.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.49.41
Not on view
Le retour du baptême

Inscription: Lettered in plate, below image, center: Ayant apprehendé quelque...faisons pour elle. / Le retour du Baptesme faict par Abraham Bosse et ce vendent à Paris chez luy en l'isle du Palais proche le pont neuf.
Vendor: Francisque Lefrançois, Paris
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Tapestry in the Baroque: Threads of Splendor," October 17, 2007–January 6, 2008.

Palacio Real, Patrimonio Nacional. "Tapestry in the Baroque: Threads of Splendor," March 6, 2008–June 1, 2008.

Blum 119 i/ii; BN I.526.1377; Duplessis 1377 i/ii; Lothe 270.281 i/ii
Georges Duplessis Catalogue de l'oeuvre de Abraham Bosse. Paris, 1859, cat. no. 1377 i, p. 153.

André Blum L'Oeuvre gravé d'Abraham Bosse. 1924, cat. no. 119 i.

IFF Inventaire du Fonds Français: Bibliothèque Nationale, Départment des Estampes. Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, 1930-, cat. no. 1377, p. 526.

José Lothe L'oeuvre gravé d'Abraham Bosse. Graveur parisien du XVIIe siècle. Paris, 2008, cat. no. 281 i, pp. 270, 316, ill.



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