Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Trois Amours dont un tient un couronne, de Quatrième Livre de Groupes d'Enfans

Series/Portfolio:
Fourth Book of Groups of Children (Quatrième Livre de Groupes d'Enfans)
Artist:
Pierre Alexandre Aveline (French, Paris 1702–1760 Paris)
Artist:
After François Boucher (French, Paris 1703–1770 Paris)
Publisher:
Gabriel Huquier (French, Orléans 1695–1772 Paris)
Date:
18th century
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 7/16 x 8 9/16 in. (26.5 x 21.8 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1955
Accession Number:
55.539.13
Not on view
Three Loves, one of which is Holding a Crown

Inscription: Lettered in plate, below image, left: F. Boucher inv.; center: Huquier ex rue des Mathurins. CPR.; right: P. Aveline Sculp.

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Vendor: Regina Shoolman Slatkin (Hungarian, 1907–1999)
Jean-Richard 89.244; SKB (1939) 4336; Bulletin des Beaux Arts.2 année.48.1851
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. 244, p. 89, ill.



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