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Two Cupids, One with Bat Wings

Series/Portfolio:
Fifth Book of Groups of Children (Cinquième livre de grouppes d'enfans)
Artist:
Jacques Gabriel Huquier (French, Paris 1730–1805 Shrewsbury)
Artist:
After François Boucher (French, Paris 1703–1770 Paris)
Date:
mid to late 18th century
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 in. × 11 15/16 in. (45.7 × 30.3 cm) Plate: 7 3/8 × 10 11/16 in. (18.7 × 27.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1957
Accession Number:
57.559.39(4)
Not on view
Deux Amour, dont un a des ailes de chauve-souris

Inscription: Lettered in plate, below image, left: F. Boucher inv. et del.; right: Huquier filius sculp.
Vendor: August J. Fries
Jean-Richard 288.1176; SKB 4336; Bulletin des Beaux Arts 93.99
Pierrette Jean-Richard Musée du Louvre. Cabinet des Dessins Collection Edmond de de Rothschild. Inventaire général des gravures. École français. I. L'oeuvre gravé de François Boucher dans la Collection Edmond de Rothschild. vol. I, Paris, 1978, cat. no. 1176, p. 288, ill.



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