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Man Singing and Playing a Lute

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 (trimmed): 8 5/16 × 5 11/16 in. (21.1 × 14.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.523.1
Not on view
Un jeune seigneur assis joue du luth et chante

Inscription: Lettered in plate, within image, lower left: ABosse fc; below image, center: Belle Cloris de...toy je ressens.

Marking: Watermark: [grapes]
Vendor: Maurice Rousseau, Paris
BN I.524.1362; Duplessis 148.1362; Lothe 249.166
Georges Duplessis Catalogue de l'oeuvre de Abraham Bosse. Paris, 1859, cat. no. 1362, p. 148.

IFF Inventaire du Fonds Français: Bibliothèque Nationale, Départment des Estampes. Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, 1930-, cat. no. 1362, p. 524.

José Lothe L'oeuvre gravé d'Abraham Bosse. Graveur parisien du XVIIe siècle. Paris, 2008, cat. no. 166, pp. 249, 284, ill.



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