Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Brandy or Cure Seller

Series/Portfolio:
Cries of Paris (Les Cris de Paris)
Artist:
Abraham Bosse (French, Tours 1602/1604–1676 Paris)
Publisher:
Jean I Leblond (French, ca. 1590–1666 Paris)
Date:
mid to late 17th century
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 9/16 x 5 11/16 in. (21.7 x 14.5 cm) Plate: 8 3/8 x 5 9/16 in. (21.3 x 14.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1960
Accession Number:
60.634.51
Not on view
Marchand d'eau de vie

Inscription: Lettered in plate, below image, left: Si vous ressentez la pepie / Mal de coeur, de teste, de dents, / ABosse ja et fc.; right: Prenez contre ces accidents / Un double de mon eau de vie; bottom center: le Blond excud avec Privilege du Roy.
Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 25, 2004–January 23, 2005.

Duplessis 1343
Georges Duplessis Catalogue de l'oeuvre de Abraham Bosse. Paris, 1859, cat. no. 1343, p. 142.



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