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Study of a peasants, including two reclining young men, from Livre d'Étude d'après les Desseins Originaux de Blomart Gravé Par Francois Boucher peintre De l'Academie Royale (Book of Studies after Original Designs by Blomart Engraved [Etched] by Francois Boucher painter of the Royal Academy), plate 5

Series/Portfolio:
Livre d'Étude d'après les Desseins Originaux de Blomart Gravé Par Francois Boucher peintre De l'Academie Royale. Avec Privilege du Roy a paris chez Odieuvre Md d'Estampes quay de l'Ecole vis à vis le côté de la Samaritaine à la belle Image
Artist:
François Boucher (French, Paris 1703–1770 Paris)
Artist:
After Abraham Bloemaert (Netherlandish, Gorinchem 1566–1651 Utrecht)
Date:
18th century
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/4 x 5 5/8 in. (21 x 14.3 cm) trimmed
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1957
Accession Number:
57.559.58(1)
Not on view
Inscription: At lower right: Boucher sculpsit. [cut off]

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Vendor: August J. Fries
Jean-Richard 179
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