Art/ Collection/ Art Object

The Confectioner

Series/Portfolio:
Trades (Les Métiers)
Artist:
Abraham Bosse (French, Tours 1602/1604–1676 Paris)
Publisher:
Melchior Tavernier (French (born Flanders), Antwerp 1564–1641 Paris)
Date:
1632–35
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 x 14 9/16 in. (27.9 x 37 cm) Plate: 10 1/4 × 13 5/16 in. (26.1 × 33.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.49.61
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in plate, within image, lower right: ABosse in. et fc.; below image: Par un excez...et les Nourrices. / A Paris, Chez Meler Tavernier, Graveur et Imprrimeur du Roy pour les Tailles douces, demeurant en l'Isle du Palais, sur le Quay qui regarde la Megisserie, à l'Asphere avec Privilege du Roy
Numbered in brown ink on sheet, outside of plate, upper right: 69
Vendor: Francisque Lefrançois, Paris
Blum 1047; BN I.528.1397; Duplessis 167.1397; Lothe 262.249
Georges Duplessis Catalogue de l'oeuvre de Abraham Bosse. Paris, 1859, cat. no. 1397, p. 167.

IFF Inventaire du Fonds Français: Bibliothèque Nationale, Départment des Estampes. Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, 1930-, cat. no. 1397, p. 528.

Sophie Join-Lambert, Maxime Préaud Abraham Bosse: Savant graveur. Exh. cat., Bibliothèque nationale de France; Tours: Musée des beaux-arts. 2004, cat. no. 77, p. 121, ill.

José Lothe L'oeuvre gravé d'Abraham Bosse. Graveur parisien du XVIIe siècle. Paris, 2008, cat. no. 249, pp. 262, 306, ill.



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