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Taste

Series/Portfolio:
The Five Senses (Les Cinq Senses)
Artist:
François Boucher (French, Paris 1703–1770 Paris)
Publisher:
Gabriel Huquier (French, Orléans 1695–1772 Paris)
Date:
18th century
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 7/8 x 10 13/16 in. (37.8 x 27.5 cm) Plate: 14 13/16 x 10 13/16 in. (37.6 x 27.4 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.600.1003(4)
Not on view
Inscription: At upper right: 4
At top center: Le Gout
At lower right: Huquier ex. CPR.
Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
SKB 1939 4195(4) 5 pls.; Guilmard 168.43b, 5 pls.; d'Air, Bulletin des Beaux Arts II, suppl. 36, 1050-1055, 6 pls.; Guerinet, Livres de Chinoiserie, pls. 7-11 and 28, 5 plates
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