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Monks Chanting

Artist:
Jean Jacques de Boissieu (French, Lyons 1736–1810 Lyons)
Date:
1795
Medium:
Etching with drypoint; third state of three
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/4 × 10 15/16 in. (21 × 27.8 cm) Plate: 7 1/2 × 10 1/2 in. (19 × 26.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Algernon S. Sullivan, 1919
Accession Number:
19.56.59
Not on view
Les Moines chantant l'office

Inscription: Signed and dated in plate, below image, right: J. J. B 1795
Mrs. Algernon S. Sullivan; Donor: Mrs. Algernon S. Sullivan
Boissieu 101.93 iii/iii; Perez 206.93 iii/iii
Alphonse de Boissieu J.-J. de Boissieu: Catalogue raisonné de son oeuvre. Paris, 1878, cat. no. 93 iii, p. 101.

IFF Inventaire du Fonds Français: Bibliothèque Nationale, Départment des Estampes. Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, 1930-, cat. no. 93, p. 108.

Marie-Félicie Perez L'Oeuvre gravé de Jean-Jacques de Boissieu. Geneva, 1994, cat. no. 93 iii, p. 206, ill.



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