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Seated Young Peasant Woman Holding a Jug, from Nouveau Livre de diverse Figures (New Book of Various Figures)

Series/Portfolio:
Nouveau Livre de diverse Figures
Artist:
François Boucher (French, Paris 1703–1770 Paris)
Publisher:
Gabriel Huquier (French, Orléans 1695–1772 Paris)
Date:
1751
Medium:
Etching; second state of two (Baudicour)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/4 x 6 7/8 in. (23.5 x 17.5 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.523.24(2)
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: F. Boucher

Marking: On verso at lower left: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
On recto at lower right in ink: 6[?] 1/2
Vendor: Maurice Rousseau, Paris
Baudicour II.43.7 ii/ii; Bibliothèque Nationale III.261.7; Bulletin des Beaux Arts II, suppl. p. 44, 1697 (10 pls); Jean-Richard 21
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